Prosecutor Seeking Trump’s Taxes Cites Probe of His Business
Manhattan District Attorney District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr. seeks eight years of President Trump’s personal and corporate tax records.
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NEW YORK (AP) — A Manhattan prosecutor trying to get President Donald Trump’s tax returns told a judge Monday that he was justified in demanding them, citing public reports of “extensive and protracted criminal conduct at the Trump Organization.” Trump’s lawyers last month said the grand jury subpoena for the tax returns was issued in bad faith and amounted to harassment of the president. Manhattan District Attorney District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr. seeks eight…