Many Arrested Inauguration Day Protesters Will Face Felony Rioting Charges, Prosecutors Say


WASHINGTON (CBSNEWS/AP) – Most of the approximately 230 protesters arrested on Inauguration Day will be charged with felony rioting, federal prosecutors said.

The U.S. Attorney’s Office said the offense is punishable by up to 10 years in prison and a fine of up to $250,000. The office said most of those arrested will be released without having to post bail and must return to court in February.

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Many Arrested Inauguration Day Protesters Will Face Felony Rioting Charges, Prosecutors Say

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