Minnesota Justices Rebuff Attempt to Bar Trump From Ballot Under 14th Amendment


The Minnesota Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed a petition seeking to disqualify former President Donald J. Trump from holding office again under the 14th Amendment.

Election officials and the courts did not have the authority to stop the Republican Party from offering him as a primary candidate, the justices found. They did not rule on the merits of the 14th Amendment claim.

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