Capitol Rioter Who Breached Senate Sentenced To 8 MonthsA Florida man who breached the U.S. Senate chamber carrying a Trump campaign flag is scheduled to become the first Jan. 6 rioter sentenced for a felony, in a hearing that will help set a benchmark for punishment in similar cases.
Are Jan. 6 Rioters Traitors? So Far, Criminal Charges Say NoTo date, none of the more than 500 defendants accused in the attack have been indicted for sedition or for the gravest of crimes a citizen can face, treason. And as lesser charges are filed and defendants plead guilty, those accusations may never be formally levied.
Search Continues For More Capitol Rioters 6 Months After Jan. 6The first waves of arrests in the deadly siege at the U.S. Capitol focused on the easy targets. Dozens in the pro-Trump mob openly bragged about their actions on Jan. 6 on social media and were captured in shocking footage broadcast live by national news outlets.
Maryland Rep. Jamie Raskin Named To Panel Investigating Capitol RiotHouse Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday named Republican Rep. Liz Cheney and seven Democrats, including Maryland Rep. Jamie Raskin, to a new select committee to investigate the violent Jan. 6 insurrection at the Capitol.
House Votes To Launch New Probe Of Jan. 6 InsurrectionSplit along party lines, the House launched a new investigation of the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection on Wednesday, approving a special committee to probe the violent attack as police officers who were injured fighting former President Donald Trump's supporters watched from the gallery above.
House GOP Leader To Meet With Capitol Officer Hurt On Jan. 6A police officer who was injured in the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection and has pushed for an independent commission to investigate the attack will meet with House Republican leader Kevin McCarthy on Friday, according to two people familiar with the meeting.
Harford County's Robert Reeder Pleads Guilty In U.S. Capitol Riot AttackHarford County Man Robert Reeder entered a guilty plea in federal court Wednesday, after he was identified in a group of rioters that stormed the U.S. Capitol on Jan 6.
Anne Arundel County Officer Back On The Job, Cleared Of Any Wrongdoing Linked To Jan. 6 Capitol RiotsAn Anne Arundel County officer, who was suspended with pay during an investigation into their involvement in the January 6 U.S. Capitol riot, has returned to full duty status.
Speaker Pelosi Rules Out Having President Biden Create Jan. 6 Capitol Riot CommissionHouse Speaker Nancy Pelosi is ruling out a presidential commission to study the Jan. 6 insurrection at the Capitol.
GOP Blocks Bipartisan Probe Of Deadly Jan. 6 Riot At CapitolThe Senate pushed action into Friday on a bill to create an independent commission to study the deadly Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol by Donald Trump's supporters.
More Than 70 Officers Have Left Force Since January 6 Riot, Capitol Police Union SaysMore than 70 rank-and-file United States Capitol Police officers have resigned or retired since the January 6 insurrection at the Capitol building, their police union says.
House Backs Commission On Jan. 6 U.S. Capitol Riot Over GOP ObjectionsThe House voted Wednesday to create an independent commission on the deadly Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol, sending the legislation to an uncertain future in the Senate as Republican leaders work to stop a bipartisan investigation that is opposed by former President Donald Trump.
Federal Judge Orders DOJ To Set Up Media Access To Capitol Riot Video After News Outlets SueA federal judge ruled on Friday that the Justice Department must create a digital "drop box" where media outlets can access videos used in Capitol riot court cases after 15 news outlets, including CBS, sought body camera and surveillance video that's been seen by judges but not the public.
Marine Corps Officer Arrested For Assault In Jan. 6 U.S. Capitol RiotAn active-duty Marine Corps officer seen on camera scuffling with a police officer and helping other members of the pro-Trump mob force their way into the Capitol on Jan. 6 has been charged in the riot, federal prosecutors said Thursday.
Trump Administration Officials To Testify On Jan. 6 RiotTwo senior Trump administration officials plan to defend their actions during the Jan. 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol when they appear before Congress, with former acting Defense Secretary Christopher Miller standing behind every decision he made that day.