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Internet troll faces trial after Capitol riot plea fizzles

A federal judge scheduled a trial next year for a far-right internet troll after the man, known to his social media followers as “Baked Alaska,” balked at pleading guilty on Wednesday to a criminal charge stemming from the US Capitol riot. US District Judge Emmet Sullivan refused to accept a guilty plea by Anthime Gionet […]