Ryan J. Reilly

Ryan J. Reilly


@NBCNews Justice reporter covering DOJ et al. Writing a book on FBI’s Jan. 6 manhunt. DMs open. Signal: 202.527.9261 ryan.reilly@nbcuni.com ?

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Your reminder that two FBI special agents were killed and three wounded in Florida barely a year-and-a-half ago.

"McGrew’s actions before and on January 6 can be summed up in one word: violent... McGrew instigated and committed multiple acts of violence and encouraged others to do the same."

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Wonder how many of these FBI alums know even the basic details here.

One of the former FBI counterterrorism folks in that NYP story, the former Unabomber guy, is more recently the co-author of a book about "The Democratic Party's Push For a Communist America."

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"if this country needs to be brought to its knees then so be it," wrote Valadez, per DOJ, which is seeking 30 days in prison.

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Trump judge previously benchslapped by the 11th circuit spares Trump from having to back up his claims of planted evidence, overruling the Trump-chosen special master she appointed at Trump’s request.

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A time lapse of the western side of the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6:

NEW: federal prosecutor in Steve Bannon trial opening: “It wasn’t optional. It wasn’t a request, and it wasn’t an invitation. It was mandatory... The defendant decided he was above the law… and that’s why we’re here today.”

“We broke into the Capitol…we got inside, we did our part. We were looking for Nancy to shoot her in the friggin’ brain but we didn’t find her.” — Dawn Bancroft, arrested in Pennsylvania today, along with Diana Santos-Smith.

One of the best humans I know had some thoughts on watching U.S. Capitol Police Officer Eugene Goodman face down that mob of Trump-loving insurrectionists that was steps away from the floor of the Senate. Sharing here, with his permission.

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