Judge rules former President Donald Trump is eligible for Colorado's primary ballot

A Denver District Court judge has issued a ruling that former President Donald Trump can appear on the Colorado primary ballot. The decision came down just before 5 p.m. Friday. At issue was whether he was barred from the ballot by a provision of the U.S. Constitution that forbids those who “engaged in insurrection” from holding office.

Colorado Secretary of State Jena Griswold released this statement shortly after the ruling, “The Court determined that Donald Trump is eligible to be placed on the Colorado ballot in the March Presidential Primary. This decision may be appealed. As Secretary of State, I […]

Click here to visit source. www.cbsnews.com

See also  Gold Price Forecast: XAU/USD rebound eyes $1,990 and United States Employment clues

By Donato