Washington DC: For their participation in the pro-Trump protest at the US Capitol on January 6, a father and son from New Jersey were charged in the US District Court for the District of Columbia with four misdemeanor offenses.

  • 18 U.S.C. § 1752(a)(1) Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building (misdemeanor)
  • 18 U.S.C. § 1752(a)(2) Disorderly and Disruptive Conduct in a Restricted Building
  • 40 U.S.C. § 5104(e)(2)(D) Disorderly Conduct in a Capitol Building
  • 40 U.S.C. § 5104(e)(2)(G) Parading, Demonstrating, or Picketing in a Capitol Building.

The gentlemen pleaded guilty to the misdemeanor petty offense of Parading in a Capitol Building. All other charges were dismissed.

Judge Boasberg sentenced the men to 9 months of probation, a fine of $1,000, and restitution in the amount of $500 (standard for all J6 participants, irrespective of their personal involvement in property destruction).

David Krauss Sentencing Memorandum – Filed Copy





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