They file sedition charges against the leader of a far-right militia for the assault on the Washington Capitol – BBC News Mundo

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Stewart Rhodes is among 11 people charged with the crime Thursday. He was arrested at his home in Texas, according to his attorney.

The leader of the far-right militia group Oath Keepers has been charged with seditious conspiracy in last year’s attack on the United States Capitol.

Stewart Rhodes is among 11 people charged with this crime Thursday. He was arrested at his home in Texas, according to his attorney.

This is the first time the sedition charge has been applied for the assault on January 6, 2021.

That day, supporters of former President Donald Trump stormed Congress when it was meeting to certify Joe Biden’s victory in the 2020 presidential elections.

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They file sedition charges against the leader of a far-right militia for the assault on the Washington Capitol – BBC News Mundo

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