Supreme Court denies Congress access to Trump finance records but rules Manhattan DA can pursue them - JURIST

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In two decisions issued on Thursday, the US Supreme Court ruled that Congress cannot access US President Donald Trump's financial records, but the Manhattan District Attorney (DA) can pursue the records.
In Trump v. Mazars USA, LLP, the Supreme Court stated that the subpoenas issued by Congress for Trump's financial records posed separation of powers concerns,

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In Trump v. Vance, the case between Trump and Manhattan DA Cyrus Vance, the Supreme Court stated that the court established two hundred years ago that "no citizen, not even the President, is categorically above the common duty to produce evidence when called upon in a criminal proceeding." 

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