Fig. 1. Sign at demonstration in front of the U.S. Supreme Court, May 3, 2022. Janni Rye, via Wikimedia Commons, Creative Commons CC0 1.0 Universal Public Domain Dedication.
Chris Geidner, “Did Ohio Republicans see the election results? Or do they just not care?” Law Dork, November 17, 2023, https://www.lawdork.com/p/did-ohio-republicans-see-the-election-results
Fig. 1. Donald Trump booking photograph by Fulton County (Georgia) Sheriff’s Office, August 24, 2023, via New York, August 25, 2023, public domain.
The law—in this case, the Constitution—matters until a judge decides there’s a hair to be split and then it doesn’t. And no, I’m not buying this hairsplitting either.
Marshall Cohen, “Trump ‘engaged in an insurrection,’ judge says, but should remain on Colorado ballot,” CNN, November 17, 2023, https://www.cnn.com/2023/11/17/politics/trump-colorado-ballot-14th-amendment-insurrection/index.html
- Margaret Hartmann and Nia Prater, “All the Mug Shots of Donald Trump and His Alleged Co-Conspirators,” New York, August 25, 2023, https://nymag.com/intelligencer/article/trump-mug-shot-gallery.html↩