Trump appeals Colorado 14th Amendment election disqualification to US Supreme Court

Colorado's Supreme Court had barred him from the state's GOP primary ballot.

ByIsabella Murray ABCNews logo
Wednesday, January 3, 2024
Trump asks SCOTUS to review Colorado ruling barring him from ballot
Former President Donald Trump is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to review a Colorado ruling that bars him from the state's ballot over his role in the Jan. 6, 2021, Capitol attack.

Former President Donald Trump's legal team on Wednesday appealed to the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn the Colorado Supreme Court's ruling disqualifying him from that state's GOP primary ballot, his lawyers confirmed.

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Ample evidence has emerged over what happened at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021.