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  • Arrested

Felipe MartinezLast Updated: January 4, 2022


Blue Collar Patriot


Lake Elsinore, California

Insurrection Related Information

  • Present at Capitol on 1/6

Litigation Details

  • Arrested in Austin, Texas
  • Status conference on Oct 4, 2021

Executive Summary

As alleged in the indictment, through the late fall and early winter of 2020, the defendants communicated with each other to plan and coordinate their effort to obstruct and interfere with the joint session of Congress at the Capitol on Jan. 6, to certify the electoral college vote.

The defendants communicated through various messaging applications and social media, including the encrypted messaging application Telegram, to share information regarding the election; coordinate travel to Washington, D.C.; and promote events sponsored by the American Phoenix Project, which Hostetter founded to oppose government-mandated restrictions related to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Litigation Details

Case File:



Conspriacy to Obstruct an Official Proceeding Obstruction of an Official Proceeding and Aiding and Abetting Restricted Building or Grounds

Timeline of Litigation

  • Charged

    June 9, 2021 "Indicted 6/9."
  • Arrested

    Austin, Texas | June 10, 2021
  • Arraigned

    June 14, 2021 "Arraigned 6/14 and pleaded not guilty to all counts."
  • Status Conference

    October 4, 2021 "Status conference set for 10/4 at 1 pm. Defendant remains on personal recognizance."

Affiliated Organizations

    • Extremist / Right-Wing Group


    14 individual(s)

    • Extremist / Right-Wing Group

    Blue Collar Patriot

    1 individual(s)

Press Coverage

  • Six California Men, Four of Whom Self-Identify as Members of “Three-Percenter” Militias, Indicted on Conspiracy Charges Related to Jan. 6 Capitol Breach

    Published on June 11, 2021 Read at US DOJ

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