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A judge just spared a Capitol rioter jail time by noting she 'showed up in a tutu, not - as many did - in military gear'

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Rasha Abual-Ragheb was sentenced to two months of home detention for her participation in the January 6 attack on the Capitol. US attorney's office in Washington, DC
A federal judge noted Tuesday that a Capitol rioter "showed up in a tutu" on January 6.
The comment echoed a defense the Capitol rioter's lawyer made in asking for a non-prison sentence.
Judge Carl Nichols rejected prosecutors' request for prison time with a home detention sentence.
On January 6, Rasha Abual-Ragheb came to the Capitol with a track record of putting her speech in violent terms. But if she came rearing for a...
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A Capitol rioter who declared 'Civil War is coming' just avoided the prison sentence prosecutors wanted

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Rasha Abual-Ragheb was sentenced to two months of home confinement after pleading guilty to joining the pro-Trump mob that overtook the Capitol. US attorney's office in Washington, DC
Rasha Abual-Ragheb received a sentence lighter than the prison sentence prosecutors recommended.
She encouraged people to bring firearms to Washington and posed for photographs inside the Capitol.
The judge saw the New Jersey woman as a low risk and ordered three years of probation.
A New Jersey woman who declared "Civil War is coming" just days after January 6 was sentenced to two months of home confinement...
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