Capitol Riot

Christopher Worrell, a member of the Proud Boys far-right group who allegedly assaulted police officers with pepper spray gel during the Jan. 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol, will stay in jail while he awaits his trial, a federal appeals court ruled. Worrell disputed the lower court’s “dangerousness” determination and argued his non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma puts him at increased risk of Covid-19, which he was recently diagnosed with.

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Capitol Riot

Timothy Louis Hale-Cusanelli, who was indicted for civil disobedience and other charges relating to his participation in the Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol, will not be released on bond, a federal judge in Washington ruled. Hale-Cusanelli was a former contractor at Naval Weapons Station Earle, where he had a “secret” security clearance and is an “avowed white supremacist and Nazi sympathizer,” according to the affidavit of an NCIS special agent.

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4 Men Linked to Proud Boys Charged in Plot to Attack Capitol

Four men described as leaders of the far-right Proud Boys have been charged in the U.S. Capitol riots, as an indictment ordered unsealed on Friday presents fresh evidence of how federal officials believe group members planned and carried out a coordinated attack to stop Congress from certifying President Joe Biden’s electoral victory.

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