U.S. Capitol Attack
The timeline of events and investigations around the U.S. Capitol attack on January 6, 2021

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3 hours ago

House Jan. 6 committee announces possible final hearing. Here's what to expect

The hearing, set for Oct. 13, had been postponed because of Hurricane Ian.
3 hours ago
The House select committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol holds a hearing at the Capitol, July 21, 2022.
October 04

Prosecutors claim Oath Keepers 'concocted plan for armed rebellion'

In their opening arguments against leaders of the Oath Keepers, prosecutors claimed the Jan. 6 march toward the Capitol was part of "an armed rebellion to shatter a bedrock of American democracy."
October 04
VIDEO: Prosecutors claim Oath Keepers 'concocted plan for armed rebellion'
October 04

Prosecutors say Oath Keepers planned 'armed rebellion' for Jan. 6

Meanwhile, The Washington Post reported one of former President Donald Trump’s lawyers refused his request to tell the National Archives all documents were returned before the search of Mar-a-Lago.
October 04
VIDEO: Prosecutors say Oath Keepers planned 'armed rebellion' for Jan. 6
October 03

Oath Keepers 'concocted plan for armed rebellion' on Jan. 6: Prosecutor

Five members of the Oath Keepers are facing charges of seditious conspiracy.
October 03
Stewart Rhodes, founder of the citizen militia group known as the Oath Keepers speaks during a rally outside the White House in Washington, June 25, 2017.
September 30

Conservative activist questioned for Capitol riot investigation

Ginni Thomas, wife of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, testified before the House Committee amid questions about her role in efforts to overturn the 2020 election.
September 30
VIDEO: Conservative activist questioned for Capitol riot investigation
September 29

Ginni Thomas appears in person for interview with Jan. 6 committee

Her attorney has said she wanted to "clear up any misconceptions."
September 29
Virginia Thomas, conservative activist and wife of Supreme Court Associate Justice Clarence Thomas, leaves for a break during a closed-door meeting with House Select Committee to Investigate the January 6th Attack on the U.S. Capitol, September 29, 2022 in Washington, DC.
September 29

Ginni Thomas testifies before Jan. 6 committee

Ginni Thomas, Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas' wife, testified behind closed doors about her emails to overturn the 2020 election with lawmakers.
September 29
VIDEO: Ginni Thomas testifies before Jan. 6 committee
September 29

Capitol riot jury picked for 1st seditious conspiracy trial

A jury in Washington has been selected in the seditious conspiracy case against the founder of the Oath Keepers extremist group and four associates
September 29
Thomas Caldwell of Berryville, Va., a defendant charged with seditious conspiracy in one of the most serious cases to emerge from the Jan. 6, 2021 attack on the U.S. Capitol, arrives at the federal courthouse, Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2022, in Washington. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
August 06

Secret Service hands agents' phone numbers to Jan. 6 committee: Sources

The committee can now determine which agents' call records they want to review.
August 06
A Secret Service agent stands by after Marine One at Fort McNair in Washington, D.C., July 10, 2022.
September 28

Jan. 6 rioter sentenced to more than 7 years in prison

D.C. Police Officer Michael Fanone, who was assaulted on Jan. 6, spoke about his attacker in court, recalling thoughts of being “torn apart or shot to death.”
September 28
VIDEO: Jan. 6 rioter sentenced to more than 7 years in prison
September 27

Jan. 6 rioter sentenced to 7 years in prison

sentenced to more than seven years in prison.
September 27
VIDEO: Jan. 6 rioter sentenced to 7 years in prison
September 27

Denver Riggleman on Jan. 6 investigation: ‘The data belongs to America’

ABC News' Linsey Davis spoke with Denver Riggleman about his new book, “The Breach: The Untold Story of the Investigation into January 6th,” and his role in the investigation’s early work.
September 27
VIDEO: Denver Riggleman on Jan. 6 investigation: ‘The data belongs to America’
September 27

Jan. 6 committee postpones hearing because of Hurricane Ian

The storm is expected to make landfall in Florida Wednesday afternoon.
September 27
An image of former President Donald Trump is displayed during the third hearing of the House Select Committee to Investigate the January 6th Attack on the Capitol in the Cannon House Office Building, on Capitol Hill, June 16, 2022.
September 27

McConnell and Republicans back Senate's post-Jan. 6 election reform bill

The bipartisan legislation was voted out of committee on Tuesday.
September 27
Chairman Sen. Amy Klobuchar Sen. Roy Blunt and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell attend a Rules Committee Meeting on Reform the Electoral Count Act at the Russell Senate Office Building in Washington, Sept. 27, 2022.
September 27

Jury selection begins in Oath Keepers' Jan. 6 conspiracy trial

Jury selection is underway in the case of five members of the Oath Keepers charged with conspiring together to thwart the transition of presidential power on Jan. 6.
September 27
Jury selection is underway in the case of five members of the Oath Keepers charged with conspiring together to thwart the transition of presidential power on Jan. 6.
September 27

Jan. 6 committee hearing postponed because of Hurricane Ian

The House select committee investigating the Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol postponed Wednesday’s planned hearing because of Hurricane Ian, sources told ABC News’ Katherine Faulders.
September 27
VIDEO: Jan. 6 committee hearing postponed because of Hurricane Ian
September 27

Jury selection begins in Oath Keepers' Jan. 6 conspiracy trial

The trial could be the DOJ's toughest test yet in their investigation of Jan 6.
September 27
Members of the Oath Keepers militia group, including Jessica Marie Watkins, left, who has since been indicted by federal authorities for her role in the siege on the Capitol, stand on the east front steps of the U.S. Capitol, Jan. 6, 2021, in Washington.
September 27

Maine man convicted of 11 charges stemming from Capitol riot

A Maine man who joined rioters at the U.S. Capitol has been convicted of 11 charges including assaulting, resisting or impeding police officers
September 27
September 27

What to expect from the final Jan. 6 committee hearing

The committee teased that the public will learn new things about the attack on the Capitol.
September 27
VIDEO: What to expect from the final Jan. 6 committee hearing
September 26

Wisconsin's top Republican sues to block Jan. 6 subpoena

Wisconsin’s Assembly leader was subpoenaed to testify before the House committee
September 26
FILE - Wisconsin Assembly Speaker Robin Vos talks to the media after Gov. Tony Evers' State of the State speech at the state Capitol on Feb. 15, 2022, in Madison, Wis. Vos filed a lawsuit Sunday, Sept. 25, 2022, to block a subpoena ordering him to testify before the House committee investigation the riots on the U.S. Capitol last year to discuss a conversation he had with Donald Trump about overturning the 2020 election. (AP Photo/Andy Manis, File)