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Legal Analysis, Reports

States United’s Bipartisan Testimony to the January 6th Select Committee

The Bipartisan Advisory Board of the States United Democracy Center has submitted testimony to House Select Committee to Investigate the January 6th Attack on the United States Capitol.
Legal Analysis, Reports

The January 6 Hearings: Wisconsin Spotlight

The Wisconsin Spotlight includes events in the state leading up to the January 6 attack, participation by Wisconsin actors in relevant events and the attack itself, efforts in Wisconsin to discredit or reverse the outcome of the presidential election, and subsequent post-January 6 events.
Legal Analysis, Reports

The January 6 Hearings: Michigan Spotlight

The Michigan Spotlight includes events in the state leading up to the January 6 attack, participation by Michigan actors in relevant events and the attack itself, efforts in Michigan to discredit or reverse the outcome of the presidential election, and subsequent post-January 6 events.
Legal Analysis, Reports

The January 6 Hearings: Georgia Spotlight

The Georgia Spotlight includes events in the state leading up to the January 6 attack, participation by Georgia actors in relevant events and the attack itself, efforts in Georgia to discredit or reverse the outcome of the presidential election, and subsequent post-January 6 events.
Legal Analysis, Reports

The January 6 Hearings: Pennsylvania Spotlight

The Pennsylvania Spotlight includes events in the state leading up to the January 6 attack, participation by Pennsylvania actors in relevant events and the attack itself, efforts in Pennsylvania to discredit or reverse the outcome of the presidential election, and subsequent post-January 6 events.
Legal Analysis, Reports

The January 6 Hearings: Arizona Spotlight

This Arizona Spotlight includes events in the state leading up to the January 6 attack, participation by Arizona actors in relevant events and the attack itself, efforts in Arizona to discredit or reverse the outcome of the presidential election, and subsequent post-January 6 events.
Legal Analysis, Reports

The January 6 Hearings

The attack and effort to undermine the will of the American voters did not happen in a vacuum. Fueled by misinformation and lies about the 2020 election, many of the key actors involved and key actions taken that contributed to the attack originated from the states. After all, while elections are national events, they are run and led by the states.
Law Enforcement Guidance

Threats to Election Officials: Informational Guide for Law Enforcement

Across the country, hundreds of thousands of people play a role in administering our elections, keeping them free, fair, and safe. These are the public servants and community leaders who make American democracy work—from governors and secretaries of state, to local and county officials, to temporary workers staffing the polls.
Law Enforcement Guidance

Countering Bigotry and Extremism in the Ranks: A First Amendment Guide for Law Enforcement Agencies

The overwhelming majority of law enforcement officers serve their communities with honor, integrity, and respect for the oath they took to serve and protect. Americans across the political spectrum are grateful for their work and dedication.
Cases

District of Columbia v. Proud Boys Intl., LLC & Oath Keepers – January 6 (DC)

UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA