Oregon lawmaker who let far-right demonstrators into Capitol charged with criminal misconduct – oregonlive.com

An Oregon lawmaker who let violent far-right demonstrators into the state Capitol during a Dec. 21 special session was criminally charged on Friday with first-degree official misconduct and second-degree criminal trespass.

Rep. Mike Nearman, R-Independence, was caught on security videos opening a door and allowing demonstrators to enter the building. He had been under investigation since at least January for enabling the breach.

Source: Oregon lawmaker who let far-right demonstrators into Capitol charged with criminal misconduct – oregonlive.com