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synonyms for defendant

  • litigant
  • offender
  • prisoner
  • suspect
  • appellant
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The defendants, wearing helmets, vests and tactical gear marked with fluorescent orange tape, “appeared to gesture and communicate to one another” to coordinate efforts during and after forcing entry to the Capitol, the FBI alleged.
FIVE MORE CHARGED IN CAPITOL RIOT ALLEGEDLY TEAMED WITH KANSAS CITY PROUD BOYSSPENCER HSU, RACHEL WEINERFEBRUARY 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Webster’s attorney, Kevin Karpinski, and attorneys for the other defendants did not respond to multiple requests for comment.
THE FIRST STATE TO PASS A LAW PROTECTING POLICE ACCUSED OF MISCONDUCT MAY ALSO BE THE FIRST TO REPEAL IT.OVETTA WIGGINSFEBRUARY 9, 2021WASHINGTON POST
It will certainly be interesting to see how the defendants frame their responses.
SMARTMATIC FILES $2.7 BILLION DEFAMATION SUIT AGAINST FOX NEWS OVER ELECTION FRAUD CLAIMSJEREMY BARR, ELAHE IZADIFEBRUARY 4, 2021WASHINGTON POST
“It appears the defendant does not believe in the rule of law and is a threat to people in the Capitol building,” the judge said.
N.M. OFFICIAL WHO WARNED OF ‘BLOOD RUNNING OUT OF’ U.S. CAPITOL JAILED PENDING TRIAL IN JAN. 6 RIOT CASESPENCER HSUFEBRUARY 2, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Essentially, the defendant was radicalized to the point where he wanted to act out, it wasn’t talk.
THE BOOGALOO BOIS HAVE GUNS, CRIMINAL RECORDS AND MILITARY TRAINING. NOW THEY WANT TO OVERTHROW THE GOVERNMENT.BY A.C. THOMPSON, PROPUBLICA, AND LILA HASSAN AND KARIM HAJJ, FRONTLINEFEBRUARY 1, 2021PROPUBLICA
Tencent subsidiaries in the United States and Singapore are named as the defendants.
CALIFORNIA PLAINTIFFS SUE CHINESE TECH GIANT TENCENT, ALLEGING WECHAT APP IS CENSORING AND SURVEILLING THEMJEANNE WHALENJANUARY 20, 2021WASHINGTON POST
No specific officer is identified in charging papers by federal law enforcement officials, who are relying on the defendants’ own recounting of their experience inside the Capitol.
TWO RIOTERS CLAIM CAPITOL OFFICER TOLD THEM, ‘IT’S YOUR HOUSE NOW,’ FBI SAYSRACHEL WEINERJANUARY 15, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Attorneys for defendants whose cases were not docketed in court could not immediately be identified.
RETIRED FIREFIGHTER ACCUSED OF ATTACKING POLICE, MAN CARRYING CONFEDERATE FLAG CHARGED IN CAPITOL RIOTSSPENCER HSU, RACHEL WEINER, ANN MARIMOWJANUARY 15, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Attorneys were not listed for several defendants charged or could not be immediately reached for comment.
TWO VIRGINIA POLICE OFFICERS, MAN IN ‘CAMP AUSCHWITZ’ SWEATSHIRT ARRESTED IN CAPITOL RIOTSPENCER HSU, RACHEL WEINER, HANNAH KNOWLESJANUARY 14, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Counterterrorism authorities are involved in a wide range of cases, and their participation speaks more to the focus of the Justice Department’s investigation of Wednesday’s events than the actions of any particular defendant, analysts noted.
TWO MEN WHO ALLEGEDLY HELD ZIP TIES IN CAPITOL DURING RIOTS BEING INVESTIGATED BY U.S. COUNTERTERRORISM PROSECUTORSSPENCER HSU, MERYL KORNFIELD, PAULINA VILLEGAS, DAN LAMOTHEJANUARY 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
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WORDS RELATED TO DEFENDANT

  • assemblies
  • bands
  • bevies
  • bodies
  • bunches
  • clusters
  • companies
  • corps
  • coveys
  • crews
  • crowds
  • detachments
  • forces
  • gatherings
  • mobs
  • multitudes
  • outfits
  • squads
  • teams
  • troops
  • troupes
  • units
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