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The NAACP is suing Trump, Giuliani, and 2 extremist groups for inciting the violent Capitol riot
The NAACP is suing Donald Trump and Rudy Giuliani for their alleged connection to the Capitol riot. The suit also named the Proud Boys and Oath Keepers as defendants. It accuses them of violating the Klu Klux Klan Act by conspiring to incite a riot. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. A Mississippi congressman and the NAACP have filed suit against former President Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani, and two extremist groups in connection to the January 6 Capitol insurrection. The suit was brought on behalf of Rep.
FBI agents took a Kansas man into custody on Monday for his alleged connection to last month’s, reports said.
Ryan Keith Ashlock, who lives in Gardner, was arrested after a warrant was issued by the United States Court District of Columbia, KMBC News reported. He faces several charges, including conspiracy and knowingly entering or remaining in any restricted building or grounds without lawful authority.
KSHB reported that he appeared in a video conference and was appointed a public defender. He was told not to contact others allegedly tied to the riot.
The deadly incident on Jan. 6, led to dozens of arrests and former President Trump’s second impeachment trial.
Over 400 Evangelical Leaders Condemn 'Heresy of Christian Nationalism' After Capitol Attack .
"We feel the urgent need to denounce this violent mutation of our faith," the evangelical Christian leaders wrote in an open letter.White evangelical Christians have been a key base of support for former President Donald Trump since his 2016 presidential campaign, with about eight in 10 voters from the religious demographic voting for Trump in 2016 and again in 2020. During the January 6 attack against the U.S. Capitol by a mob of the president's supporters, many carried Christian banners or symbols as prominent evangelical Christian leaders promoted Trump's false claims that widespread voter fraud led to President Joe Biden's electoral victory ahead of the riot.