Will Havemann discusses U.S. Supreme Court’s Trump ballot ruling

In an article for Law360, senior associate Will Havemann examines the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to reject an effort to exclude former President Donald Trump from Colorado’s primary ballot under Section 3 of the 14th Amendment, which bars individuals from holding office if they “engaged in insurrection” after swearing an oath to support the Constitution.

While the Court’s outcome is sensible, Havemann says, its rationale falls short of satisfying textualist and originalist principles. 

The link to the full article is here.

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