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Former president Donald Trump (left) and District Attorney for New York County Cyrus R. Vance, Jr. Photo: Evan Vucci/AP and Diego M. Radzinschi/ALM

Former President Donald Trump’s effort to prevent Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr. from obtaining a trove of his financial records, including tax returns, ended Monday, with investigators taking possession of the documents the same day the U.S. Supreme Court denied Trump’s application for a stay, a spokesman for the DA’s office confirmed.

Trump’s legal team, led by Consovoy McCarthy partner William Consovoy, could yet file a second petition for a writ of certiorari after the high court previously rejected Trump’s sweeping immunity claims as president.

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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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