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U.S. Supreme Court defied Trump at key moments in blockbuster term

10 Jul 2020

WASHINGTON The conservative-majority U.S. Supreme Court, with Chief Justice Roberts leading the way, has distinctly staked out its independence from President Donald Trump by delivering a series of setbacks to him and his administration in pivotal cases.

U.S. Supreme Court rebuffs Trump's immunity claim, lets prosecutor get financial records

09 Jul 2020

WASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday firmly rejected President Donald Trump's arguments for sweeping presidential immunity and ruled that a New York prosecutor can obtain his financial records but prevented - at least for now - Democratic-led House of Representatives committees from getting similar documents. | Video

U.S. Supreme Court to weigh shareholder suit over Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac

09 Jul 2020

WASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday agreed to hear an appeal by President Donald Trump's administration seeking to avoid a lawsuit by shareholders of mortgage finance firms Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac relating to the government rescue of the companies following the 2008 housing crisis.

U.S. Supreme Court deems half of Oklahoma a Native American reservation

09 Jul 2020

WASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday recognised about half of Oklahoma as Native American reservation land and overturned a tribe member's rape conviction because the location where the crime was committed should have been considered outside the reach of state criminal law.

Explainer: What you need to know about Trump's battle with New York over his financial records

09 Jul 2020

WASHINGTON A U.S. Supreme Court ruling on Thursday allowed the chief Manhattan prosecutor to obtain the financial records of President Donald Trump from third parties.

Schlappe für Trump - Staatsanwalt erhält Steuerunterlagen

09 Jul 2020

Washington Schlappe für Donald Trump: Der US-Präsident kann seine Steuerunterlagen nicht mehr unter Verschluss halten.

What you need to know about the Supreme Court fight over Trump's financial records

09 Jul 2020

WASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court is due to rule on Thursday on three cases involving efforts by Democratic-led House of Representatives committees and a prosecutor in New York City to obtain President Donald Trump's financial records from third parties.

Explainer: What you need to know about the Supreme Court fight over Trump's financial records

09 Jul 2020

WASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court is due to rule on Thursday on three cases involving efforts by Democratic-led House of Representatives committees and a prosecutor in New York City to obtain President Donald Trump's financial records from third parties.

What you need to know about the Supreme Court fight over Trump's financial records

09 Jul 2020

WASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court is due to rule on Thursday on three cases involving efforts by Democratic-led House of Representatives committees and a prosecutor in New York City to obtain President Donald Trump's financial records from third parties.

U.S. Supreme Court to rule on Trump bid to conceal his financial records

09 Jul 2020

WASHINGTON, July 9 The U.S. Supreme Court is due on Thursday to rule on whether Democratic-led congressional committees and a New York City prosecutor can get hold of President Donald Trump's financial records, including his tax returns, that he has tenaciously sought to keep secret.

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