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  • Convicted

Christopher MoynihanLast Updated: May 4, 2023


Brooklyn, New York

Insurrection Related Information

  • Present at Capitol on 1/6

Litigation Details

  • Arrested in Salt Point, New York
  • Sentenced on Feb 1, 2023

Litigation Details

Case File:



  • Obstruction of an Official Proceeding
  • Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds
  • Disorderly and Disruptive Conduct in a Restricted Building or Grounds
  • Entering and Remaining on the Floor of Congress
  • Disorderly Conduct in a Capitol Building
  • Parading, Demonstrating, or Picketing in a Capitol Building

Timeline of Litigation

  • Arrested

    Salt Point, New York | February 25, 2021
  • Arraigned

    April 1, 2021 "Arraigned and pleaded not guilty to all counts on 4/1."
  • Initial Appearance

    March 3, 2021 "Initial appearance held 3/3."
  • Charged

    March 17, 2021 "Indicted 3/17."
  • Trial

    August 23, 2022 "Found guilty by the Court on 8/23/22 of obstruction of an official proceeding, after admitting to a stipulated set of facts. Defendant also pleaded guilty to five related misdemeanor charges."
  • Sentenced

    February 1, 2023 "Sentenced 2/1/23 to 21 months, three years supervised release, $2,000 fine"

Sentencing Details

  • Prison: 21 month(s)
  • Parole/Supervised Release: 36 month(s)
  • Fine/Restitution: $2000

Press Coverage

  • New York Man Sentenced on Felony Charge For Actions During Jan. 6 Capitol Breach

    Published on February 2, 2023 Read at US DOJ
  • New York Man Found Guilty of Felony Charge for Actions During Jan. 6 Capitol Breach

    Published on August 23, 2022 Read at US DOJ

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