What can we learn from the first Jan. 6 Capitol riot trial? : Up First The first jury trial connected to the Jan. 6, 2021, attack on the U.S. Capitol revealed never-before-seen video and secretly recorded audio. The evidence and testimony showed in detail how one man's path to an insurrection that shocked the world, and how what happened that day divided a family in the Texas suburbs.

Investigations: Inside The First Capitol Riot Trial

Investigations: Inside The First Capitol Riot Trial

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More than a year after a mob of supporters of former President Donald Trump stormed the U.S. Capitol, the first person connected to the Jan. 6, 2021 attack faced trial. For the first time, prosecutors with the Department of Justice presented a jury with video footage, secretly recorded audio, and pages of text messages, alongside testimony from eyewitnesses about what happened that day. That evidence provided an unprecedented look into one man's path to what he called an "insurrection"an event that shocked the world, and divided a family in the Texas suburbs.