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NM Judge Ousts County Commissioner Over His J6 Role

Jan. 6 riot

At a glance

  • A New Mexico judge removed Couy Griffin, founder of Cowboys for Trump, from his position as an Otera county commissioner.
  • District Judge Francis Mathew’s ruling also prohibits Griffin from running from holding any elected office in the future.
  • Griffin is the first elected official to be removed from office for his role in the J6 Capitol riot.

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