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Oath Keeper Pleads Guilty and Will Cooperate in Jan. 6 Riot Inquiry

20 days ago   |   By NY Times

The plea by a member of the far-right extremist group the Oath Keepers was the first to be entered publicly by any of the more than 400 people who have been charged so far in the attack.
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Oath Keeper pleads guilty, working with feds in Capitol riot case

20 days ago   |   By Al Jazeera

Jon Schaffer, a musician and Oath Keeper, pleads guilty to charges and will assist investigators.
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‘Oath Keeper' agrees to cooperate with feds in Capitol riot plea deal

‘Oath Keeper' agrees to cooperate with feds in Capitol riot plea deal

20 days ago   |   By New York Post

A heavy-metal guitarist and reputed member of the far-right group the Oath Keepers became the first Capitol rioter Friday to cop a plea deal for the Jan. 6 siege. Jon Ryan Schaffer, who plays in the band “Iced Earth,” will provide information to the feds in the hopes of a lighter sentence for his role...
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Oath Keeper, heavy metal guitarist is 1st suspect to plead guilty in Capitol riot

20 days ago   |   By ABC

A member of the far-right Oath Keepers militia group has become the first defendant to plead guilty to federal charges in connection with the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol.
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How Trump is hunting down the GOP's leading families

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Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms not seeking reelection

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Rep. Liz Cheney says House GOP leader Kevin McCarthy 'changed his story' on...

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