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Pennsylvania Man Gets 14+ Years in Prison for Assaulting Police at Jan. 6 Insurrection

HeadlineMay 08, 2023

In Washington, D.C., Peter Schwartz, a Pennsylvania man who pepper-sprayed officers and threw a chair at them during the January 6 Capitol insurrection, was sentenced Friday to more than 14 years in prison. It’s the longest sentence yet for a Capitol rioter.

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