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the United States Supreme Court the Supreme Court of the United States Supreme Court US president Donald Trump often heaps praise on the US Supreme Court he's helped shape it and the justices who in turn have up held some of the most controversial actions of his presidency including a travel ban and a ban on trans gender soldiers serving in the military and trump is viewed the institution is more or less in his court throughout his administration Reuters correspondent Andrew Chong president trump's fondness for the U. S. Supreme Court is very well understood he has appointed to conservative justices to the court %HESITATION he has praised its decisions when the court has ruled in his favor we lose we lose we lose and then we do find in the spring for by contrast he has criticized lower courts that have ruled against them quite harshly it's totally the wrong decision by obviously an Obama appointed judge you is a recent Obama avoided judge and he often threatens his opponents that he will go to %HESITATION quite as quickly as possible to the Supreme Court %HESITATION for relief from lower court rulings that go against him but legal experts say trump's faith in the courts may be about to face a major test a slew of legal disputes coming before the justices don't target trump's policies the case is go after his administration's refusal to comply with congressional subpoenas and the target the president personally Democrats have demanded to documents including trump's tax returns banking records family business interests and accuse the president of violating an anti corruption provision of the constitution by continuing to accept payments from foreign governments through his businesses including a downtown Washington hotel because the cases that are coming up , the lower courts do not involve national security and also because Congress has such broad authority to investigate some legal experts say that %HESITATION the US Supreme Court will not agree with president trump's attempts to ignore the subpoenas that Congress has issues trump's Lee lawyer on cases involving his business dealings did not respond to requests seeking comment the White House declined to comment for this story trump's lawyers have argued in court the Democrats are seeking trumps taxes and other records for political reasons federal judges have so far rejected those arguments siting Supreme Court precedents that Congress has broad authority to investigate corruption or improper conduct in the workings of government