US Capitol Police officers sue Donald Trump over January 6 Capitol attack

Seven US Capitol Police officers filed a lawsuit against former US president Donald Trump and members of right-wing extremist groups on Thursday, accusing them of being directly responsible for the January 6 attack on Congress.The lawsuit is one of several that have been filed against Trump over the attempt by thousands of his supporters to prevent the congressional certification of Democrat Joe Biden’s November 2020 presidential election victory.The latest suit was filed in US District Court…