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DOJ Looking Into 'Sedition And Conspiracy' Charges Against Capitol Rioters

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Capitol Hill rioters may face significant felony charges of "sedition and conspiracy" for their roll in the storming of the U.S. Capitol last week.
Capitol Hill rioters may face significant felony charges of "sedition and conspiracy" for their role in the storming of the U.S. Capitol last week, the Justice Department (DOJ) announced Tuesday.

The DOJ made the announcement during a Tuesday press conference in which it also said it expects to level "hundreds" of charges against rioters in the near future. The sedition and conspiracy charges are likely relegated to the organizers of the event and potential future events around President-Elect Joe Biden's inauguration.

DOJ says they are looking at "significant felony cases tied to sedition and conspiracy." — Jake Sherman (@JakeSherman) January 12, 2021

The Justice Department expects "hundreds" of charges in the U.S.…
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