U.S. Capitol police accused former President Donald Trump of inciting a Capitol riot


Police officers will confront protesters at the US Capitol on January 6 in Washington.

Police officers will confront protesters at the US Capitol on January 6 in Washington.

From Washington-Two Parliamentary police officers repeatedly attacked during the deadly siege of the Capitol instigated a riot that injured former President Donald Trump with five deaths and more than 100 police officers. I appealed as.

James Blassingame and Sidney Hemby have each sought damages in excess of $ 75,000, accusing the former president of collecting and releasing mobs who eventually broke the Capitol after a violent clash with officers.

“Trump’s words and actions until January 6, 2021 … deliberately ignored the safety of James Brushungham and Sydney Henby and the safety of their fellow officers, showing reckless indifference,” said the officer. Said.

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“His words and actions directed, supported, and beat his followers in assaults, assaults, and deliberate mental distress missions of mental distress.”

The proceedings explain the alleged behavior of the mob

Blassingame and Hemby separately described the beatings received by the mob. The rioters allegedly fixed Hemby and the doorway when they flocked to attackers armed with flagpoles and chemical sprays.

According to court documents, “the rebels attacked Officer Brushungham with what they felt like his face, head, chest, arms, and every part of his body.” “The rebels used their fists to carry weapons from flagpoles to stanchions, creating directional signs, water bottles, and other indistinguishable objects,” the document said.

“The threats and attacks on officers of Brushungham seemed endless.”

According to officials, the attack has months to convince believers of his false allegations that he is about to be expelled from the White House due to a large-scale fraudulent election by the president’s enemy Joe Biden. It was the result of Trump’s actions. And it was the last chance to stop the theft that Congress was convened on January 6 to count the results of the Electoral College and declare the winner. “

“Trump’s inflamed, encouraging, inciting, directing, assisting, and beating rebel mobs passed by plaintiffs and their fellow police officers, chasing and attacking them inside and outside the Capitol.” The lawsuit states. ..

The proceedings of the officers follow a similar proceeding filed by Democrats who allege that Trump and his associates (including private lawyer Rudy Giuliani) were responsible for encouraging the attack.

Some Democrats have accused former President Donald Trump and his associates, including his private lawyer Rudy Giuliani, of the assault on the US Capitol on January 6.

Some Democrats have accused former President Donald Trump and his associates, including his private lawyer Rudy Giuliani, of the assault on the US Capitol on January 6.

This article was originally published in USA TODAY: Two U.S. Capitol police officers sue Trump for inciting riots

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