Couy Griffin

Social media posts and photos show Griffin present at the Capitol on Jan. 6th. He says he was caught up in the crowd that pushed through the barricades. One of his statements depicted the event as mainly peaceful and mentions he was not involved in violent activity.

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Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building (1) Disorderly and Disruptive Conduct in a Restricted Building (2)

Case Status

Couy Griffin was arrested on 1/17/21. Conditions of release were set on 02/05/2021. Trial resumed and held on 3/22/2022. Verdict of guilty rendered by the Court as to count 1 (Entering and Remaining in a restricted building). Sentencing set for 6/17/2022 at 2:00 PM in Courtroom 2- In Person before Judge Trevor N. McFadden.

USA Attorney

Janani Iyengar
Janani Iyengar US ATTORNEY'S OFFICE FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA Criminal Division 555 Fourth Street, NW Washington, DC 20530 202 252 [email protected] LEAD ATTORNEY-ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED-Designation: US Assistant Attorney

Prison Name


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Information on Writing/Encouragement

Couy Griffin c/o Patriot Mail Project PO Box 173 King NC 27021 Griffin founded an organization called Cowboys for Trump.

Case Documents

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