A year after Jan. 6, attack on the U.S. Capitol lives on in hundreds of court cases

By: - March 3, 2022 5:54 pm
Riot at the US Capitol on Jan 6

Thousands of President Donald Trump’s supporters storm the U.S. Capitol building following a “Stop the Steal” rally on Jan. 6, 2021 in Washington, D.C. The protesters stormed the historic building, breaking windows and clashing with police. Trump supporters had gathered in the nation’s capital to protest the ratification of President-elect Joe Biden’s Electoral College victory over Trump in the 2020 election. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Editor’s note: The initial report misstated the cause of death for one rioter. It has since been corrected. An earlier version of this report also misstated the first name of Pamela Hemphill of Boise.

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob covers federal policy as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues. His coverage areas include climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.

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