The Supreme Court will consider whether Trump's conduct in trying to subvert the 2020 race made him ineligible to hold office again.
Why it matters
The case could have far-reaching consequences for Trump's 2024 election prospects and may determine his eligibility to run in the general election and to hold office at all.
What the papers say
The Independent emphasizes the significance of the case, while AP News and Business Insider UK highlight the skepticism of experts regarding any major ruling against Trump.
How we got here
The case arose from a Colorado Supreme Court ruling disqualifying Trump from the state's primary ballot based on Section 3 of the 14th Amendment.
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Donald John Trump is an American politician, media personality, and businessman who served as the 45th president of the United States from 2017 to 2021.
The Supreme Court of the United States is the highest court in the federal judiciary of the United States of America. It has ultimate appellate jurisdiction over all federal and state court cases that involve a point of federal law, and original jurisdict
Colorado is a state in the western United States encompassing most of the southern Rocky Mountains as well as the northeastern portion of the Colorado Plateau and the western edge of the Great Plains.
Jonathan F. Mitchell is an American attorney and former government official. From 2010 to 2015, he was the Solicitor General of Texas. He has argued four cases before the Supreme Court of the United States and authored more than one hundred briefs.
The Fourteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution was adopted on July 9, 1868, as one of the Reconstruction Amendments.
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