Trump indicted in connection with Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol

Former president pursued ‘unlawful means’ of subverting 2020 election results and made false statements about results in 7 states, indictment says

By: , and - August 1, 2023 4:07 pm
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In this file photo, thousands of former 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 violently 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)

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