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“60 Minutes” interview about Capitol riot investigation sparks internal watchdog review

On Tuesday a federal judge said it was “troubling” that Michael Sherwin, the former acting U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia, spoke about potential sedition charges in the ongoing Capitol riot investigation during an interview with CBS’s “60 Minutes.” Washington Post national security reporter Devlin Barrett joins “Red and Blue” anchor Elaine Quijano with the details, and the latest on upcoming plea talks. CBSN is CBS News’ 24/7 digital streaming news service featuring live, anchored coverage available for free across all platforms. Launched in November 2014, the service is a premier destination for breaking news and original storytelling from the deep bench of CBS News correspondents and reporters. CBSN features the top stories of the day as well as deep dives into key issues facing the nation and the world. CBSN has also expanded to launch local news streaming services in major markets across the country. CBSN is currently available on and the CBS News app across more than 20 platforms, as well as the Paramount+ subscription service.

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  1. If I were on the jury, I would acquit them all…because it is clear that their offenses over just a few hours aren’t worse than a hundred days of riots all over the country in many cities.
    And, because those other rioters do not appear to have been punished.

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