What Happened to Officer Sicknick?

Senate Majority Leader Charles Schumer, D-NY, delivers remarks during the memorial service for Capitol Police officer Brian D. Sicknick, in Washington, DC, February 3, 2021. (Kevin Dietsch/Pool via Reuters)
Democratic impeachment managers have a duty to explain how Officer Sicknick died.

NRPLUS MEMBER ARTICLE I n its article of impeachment, the Democrat-controlled House alleged that former president Donald Trump, by his “incitement of insurrection,” was responsible for murder. That is an essential rationale for impeaching Trump. It is the most serious accusation that has been leveled. The impeachment article states that, incited by Trump to storm the Capitol and “fight like hell,” Trump supporters “injured and killed law enforcement personnel,” among other heinous acts.

The accusation about killing law-enforcement personnel refers, of course, to Capitol police officer Brian Sicknick, who was pronounced dead on the night of January 7, more than 24 hours after the siege

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