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The Supreme Court is Still Sitting on Trump's Tax Returns, and Justices Aren't Saying Why

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Lawsuits involving Donald Trump tore apart the Supreme Court while he was president, and the justices apparently remain riven by him.

For nearly four months, the court has refused to act on emergency filings related to a Manhattan grand jury's subpoena of Trump tax returns, effectively thwarting part of the investigation.

The Supreme Court's inaction marks an extraordinary departure from its usual practice of timely responses when the justices are asked to block a lower court decision on an emergency basis and has spurred questions about what is happening behind the scenes.

Elena Kagan and John Roberts just outside Supreme Court
Elena Kagan and John Roberts just outside Supreme Court
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