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Former NYPD officer gets 10 years in longest U.S. Capitol attack sentence

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Thomas Webster's prison sentence is the longest so far among roughly 250 people who have been punished for their conduct during the riot on Jan. 6, 2021. Webster, a 20-year NYPD veteran, was the first Capitol riot defendant to be tried on an assault charge. A jury rejected Webster's claim that he was defending himself.
3 months ago·Washington, United States

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