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Ronald Sullivan

Ronald Sullivan

Ronald Sullivan is a professor of law at Harvard University.

COMMENTARY

Jan. 6 and the forgotten insurrection clause of the 14th Amendment – commentary

By: - May 10, 2022

Lawyers representing voters in Arizona, Georgia, and North Carolina have filed lawsuits alleging that their elected congressional representatives are barred from running for future office based on a little-known provision of the 14th Amendment. Specifically, Section 3 of the 14th Amendment reads: “No person shall be a Senator or Representative in Congress … who, having […]