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William Consovoy, partner with Consovoy McCarthy, speaking in Washington, D.C., in April 2018. Photo: Diego M. Radzinschi

William Consovoy, President Donald Trump’s attorney, told a Second Circuit panel Friday that the court is obligated to accept his “plausible allegation” that the Manhattan District Attorney’s Office issued an inappropriate subpoena for the president’s financial records while investigating 2016 payments made by Trump’s former personal attorney and “fixer” Michael Cohen.

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Jane Wester

Jane Wester is a litigation reporter for the New York Law Journal. Email her at [email protected] or find her on Twitter @janewester.

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