A federal judge has tossed President Trump's attempt to fight a subpoena by the Manhattan district attorney for his tax records, handing the Commander in Chief a loss in his high-profile legal battle.
Here's the Judge Marrero's decision throwing out Trump's challenge to Cy Vance's subpoena of his tax returns.— Mark Joseph Stern (@mjs_DC) August 20, 2020
This is very bad news for Trump. https://t.co/tyJlRKg20X
The news follows a 7-2 decision by the Supreme Court last month that a New York Grand Jury can have President Trump's tax records - after Manhattan DA Cyrus Vance, Jr. subpoenaed eight years of returns along with other records in connection with an investigation into hush money payments made to porn star Stormy Daniels.