Trump supporters are seen during a siege on the US Capitol on January 6. Photo: AP
Trump supporters are seen during a siege on the US Capitol on January 6. Photo: AP
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US capital sues Proud Boys and Oath Keepers over January 6 attack

  • The two right-wing extremist groups are accused of ‘conspiring to terrorise’ Washington during siege by Trump supporters on January 6
  • The suit taps into a 19th century law originally used to take on the violent racist Ku Klux Klan

Topic |   US Politics
Trump supporters are seen during a siege on the US Capitol on January 6. Photo: AP
Trump supporters are seen during a siege on the US Capitol on January 6. Photo: AP
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