More than 200 Inauguration Day protesters indicted for rioting


More than 200 protesters arrested during the inauguration of US President Donald Trump have been indicted on felony rioting charges.

A federal grand jury in Washington, DC, indicted a total of 214 people Tuesday in connection with the January 20 demonstration which drew thousands of protesters to downtown Washington as Trump was being sworn in.  

The prosecutors alleged that those indicted used “black bloc” tactics, causing violence and attempting to disguise their identities by covering their faces.

According to the indictment, some protesters were armed with hammers, crowbars, bricks, rocks, flares, firecrackers and other explosive devices.

Protesters clash with police while demonstrating against US President Donald Trump on the sidelines of the inauguration in Washington, DC, January 20, 2017. (Photo by Reuters)

They have been accused of attacking a limousine driver, smashing windows of local businesses, damaging a government vehicle and committing…

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  • Zaphod Braden

    Where do these rioting THUGS get money to live? From YOUR taxes
    All of these DOMESTIC TERRORISTS protesters, rioters, THUGS, attacking the FREE SPEECH of Americans ….. must be BANNED FOR LIFE from receiving SNAP/EBT/Food Stamps, Public Assistance, Unemployment Benefits, Student Loans, or any form of Government Aid or Government Employment.

    Brought to you by George Soros.
    TAKE all of Soros’ money to pay for REPARATIONS for the damages he is creating HERE ……. and JAIL him AND HIS SONS for DOMESTIC TERRORISM.

  • Joe Blow

    Way to go Blue. ?

  • yep

    hey as*holes…get good old geoge soros to pay your fine…what he won’t….you are going to jail for a long time….ha ha ha

    • amuncat

      I remember reading a interview of one of the protestors who was a teacher. She was concerned about having a record on her job! They assured her it would be cool! LOL! Felonies, jail and fines for them ALL!!!! They were trying to overthrow our government!!!! With what?!!! Snowflakes!!!! Lock ’em up!

  • BornAMileHigh??????

    ha ha!!!!!!

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  • ComeOn1

    I want to hear about their sentences and fines.

  • UnderTheBedMonster

    Good. Hope they either get plenty of jail time or HUGE FINES or BOTH

    • KilltheBank

      Convicted on seperate indictments and sentences to tun concurrently sounds even better.

      Im not a lawyer but I can always dream

      • UnderTheBedMonster

        Gosh at that rate they’ll either be very dead or very old if and when they ever get out of jail.

  • Sameold

    Send them to Sweden…

    • Le Ruse

      Now ! That is an idea !!

  • Le Ruse

    Convicted felons, loose their right to vote ?? LOL ! Morons will not be allowed to vote the wicked witch of Washington DC ??