“A liberal group on Wednesday filed a lawsuit to bar former President Donald Trump from the primary ballot in Colorado, arguing he is ineligible to run for the White House again under a rarely used clause in the U.S. Constitution aimed at candidates who have supported an ‘insurrection.’…
“The 14th Amendment, ratified in 1868, helped ensure civil rights for freed slaves — and eventually for all people in the United States. But it also was used to prevent former Confederate officials from becoming members of Congress after the Civil War and taking over the government against which they had just rebelled.” AP News
Last month, two right-leaning law professors released an article arguing that Section Three of the Fourteenth Amendment bars Trump from office. SSRN
The left is divided over attempts to keep Trump off the ballot.