Nancy Pelosi‘s lectern is back at the U.S. Capitol … a week after a Florida male happily brought it out throughout a stopped working coup.
The House Speaker’s lectern was wheeled into the structure Wednesday and, as we reported, it did not suffer any damage. Still, quite sure the lectern was or will be sterilized like hell. No word yet if the gavel was likewise returned.
As you understand by now … Adam Johnson is the male got recently on a federal warrant in Florida for his function in the Capitol riots, which, obviously, included him taking the lectern. Images of the 36-year-old were plastered online and on TELEVISION throughout and after the insurrection. Goes without stating, it wasn’t difficult to ID him.
Johnson, a family man and stay-at-home daddy of 5, is slated to appear later on this month in D.C. however currently Johnson’s legal representative informed press reporters previously today the case is going to be an uphill struggle ’cause, ya understand, there are images of the man taking the lectern!
Johnson’s lawyers, Dan Eckhart and David Bigney, acknowledged as much throughout a press conference today outside a Tampa court house. Eckhart stated, “You have a photograph of our client in a building, unauthorized to be there, with what appears to be a podium or a lectern.”
When a press reporter informed Eckhart how the picture will be troublesome, he stated, “Yeah, I don’t know how to explain that. But, that would be a problem. I’m not a magician.”
Johnson’s presently totally free on $25k bond however he had to surrender his passport and should use a tracking gadget.