North Carolina man who filmed Capitol riot found guilty with Jan. 6 mob

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The Charlotte Observer

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A Wake Forest man who claimed to be acting as a journalist and entered the U.S. Capitol along with rioters on Jan. 6, 2021, was found guilty of four misdemeanors by a jury in federal court. Stephen Horn, who was 23 at the time, says he hid among protesters to accurately record those who stormed the Capitol. A jury on Monday decided he did not have the same rights as credentialed journalists and was instead a rioter, according to reporting by theWashington Post. Horn is one of at least 34 North Carolinians who have been charged in connection with the attack on the Capitol. Thi…

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