Ryan J. Reilly

Ryan J. Reilly


@HuffPost justice reporter covering DOJ et al. raising a kid with @jreillydc. DMs open. signal/whatsapp/etc: 202.527.9261 ryan.reilly@huffpost.com

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Government says there’s no way to prevent Foy from hurting himself or others. (The U.S. Marshals, the prosecutor said, have placed Foy on suicide watch.)

Stephen Ayres, also charged, insisted it was Antifa and said it was some sort of setup.

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“So they have these shadow twitter accounts and they're trying to report me to the FBI/DOJ and put me away for 10 years for Domestic Terrorism, because of my snapchat story…”

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Would love to see the massive evidence bag they’re going to need to hold the giant novelty MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN hat.

PRO TIP: Don’t do crimes while wearing your high school varsity jacket.

A person close to Brian Gundersen told the feds he's "an avid supporter of former President Trump and a follower of commentator Nick Fuentes.”

“We all stormed the us capital and tried to take over the government,” he wrote in a message the feds found after he allowed them to access his phone. "We failed but fuck it.”

The possibility that, at some point in the future, a federal prosecutor might end up introducing a giant novelty MAGA hat as evidence at trial is going to get me through the rest of this week.

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BREAKING: law enforcement officials have seized thousands of cloth masks that were mailed to four different cities to protect Black Lives Matter protesters from COVID-19:

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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NEW: “The FBI is seeking information that will assist in identifying individuals who are actively instigating violence in Washington, DC.”

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Jim Jordan: “Do you know what a quid pro quo is?” Guy appointed as an ambassador after donating $1M to Trump’s inauguration: “I do.”

"Six Jones Day lawyers said that given the small number of late-arriving ballots involved in the litigation, and the fact that they already had been segregated, the main goal of the litigation seemed to be to erode public confidence in the election...”

One of the best photos I’ve even taken, from 12 years ago this week.

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FBI Director Chris Wray on Antifa: It’s not a group or an organization, it’s a movement or an ideology.

NEW: A gym owner charged with assaulting an officer during the attack on the U.S. Capitol is the son of a deceased New Jersey State Trooper. Michelle Obama attended his dad’s memorial… because his brother is in the Secret Service.

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