Joshua Calvin Hughes

Both Joshua Hughes and his brother, Jerod Hughes, were in the group that was first to enter the Capitol Building.  Jerod Hughes is seen on video immediately kicking a door out upon entry.

Please keep in mind that in the United States, every citizen charged with a crime is presumed innocent until proven guilty.

  • First Name(s): Joshua
  • Last Name(s): Hughes
  • Case Number: 1:21-cr-106
  • Judge: Christopher Cooper
  • Judge: Zia M. Faruqui
  • Entry Last Updated: 08/10/2021
  • Date Docket Downloaded: 07/10/2021
  • Currently Incarcerated: No
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Civil Disorder; Obstruction of an Official Proceeding; Destruction of Government Property; Entering and Remaining in aRestricted Building or Grounds; Disorderly and Disruptive Conduct in a Restricted Building or Grounds; Entering and Remaining on the Floor of Congress; Entering and Remaining in Certain Rooms in the Capitol Building; Disorderly Conduct in a Capitol Building; Parading, Demonstrating, or Picketing in a Capitol Building

Case Status

Hughes was arrested on 2/1/21. He initially appeared in court on 3/10. He pleaded not guilty to all counts. The next status conference is set for 10/1 at 2 30 pm.

USA Attorney

Hava Levinson Mirell
Hava Arin Levenson Mirell US ATTORNEY'S OFFICE 312 N Spring St, Ste 1200, Los Angeles, CA 90012 213 894 [email protected] LEAD ATTORNEY-ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED-Designation: US Assistant Attorney

USA Attorney

James B. Nelson
James B. Nelson US ATTORNEY'S OFFICE FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA 555 Fourth Street, NW, Room 4112 Washington, DC 2001-202 252 [email protected] 4/12/21-LEAD ATTORNEY-Designation: US Assistant Attorney

Prison Name

NA-Released on high intensity supervision program.

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