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Trump tax returns: Appeals court refuses Trump request to shield from House Committee
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Trump tax returns: Appeals court refuses Trump request to shield from House Committee

Washington – A full federal appeals court in Washington, D.C. dealt another blow to former President Donald Trump's attempt to shield his tax returns from House Democrats on Thursday, refusing a request from the former president to reconsider a three-judge appellate panel's ruling against him.The D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled – apparently without any dissenting votes – that Trump's case against the House Ways and Means Committee should not be reheard en banc, or in front of the entire panel. The decision clears the way for the committee to obtain the financial records Trump has repeatedly fought to keep from Congress, but his legal team could still appeal the ruling to the Supreme Court.  Trump's attorneys did not immediately respond to CBS...