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Former West Virginia lawmaker gets 3 months in Jan. 6 riot

Jun. 22, 2022 16:28 PM EDT

A former West Virginia lawmaker who livestreamed himself on Facebook storming the U.S. Capitol and cheering on what he described as a “revolution” was sentenced Wednesday to three months in prison. Derrick Evans, 37, who pleaded guilty to a felony civil disorder charge, told the...

In Jan. 6 cases, 1 judge stands out as the toughest punisher

Jun. 12, 2022 11:49 AM EDT

An Ohio couple climbed through a broken window of the U.S. Capitol and livestreamed a video of themselves inside. A Texas mortgage broker posed for a selfie in front of rioters breaching the building. An Indiana hair salon owner celebrated on Facebook a day after she joined the pro-Donald Trump...

Idaho woman gets 2 months jail for U.S. Capitol riot actions

May. 24, 2022 16:37 PM EDT

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho woman was sentenced Tuesday to two months in jail for her participation in the Jan. 6, 2021 siege of the U.S. Capitol building. Pam Hemphill of Boise will also be on probation for three years and must pay a $500 fine, U.S. District Senior Judge Royce...