Trump sues to prevent the release of his tax returns

President seeks injunctions, restraining orders

By null
Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images

U.S. President Donald Trump

(CNN) - President Donald Trump has filed suit in federal court in Washington, DC, against the House Ways and Means Committee, the New York state attorney general and the New York tax commissioner to prevent the disclosure of his tax returns.

Trump seeks a series of injunctions and restraining orders from the court.

CNN is reaching out to Trump's attorneys and the parties named for comment.

This story is breaking and will be updated.

The-CNN-Wire ™ & © 2019 Cable News Network, Inc., a Time Warner Company. All rights reserved.