Assault

Alleged white nationalist to face charges in statehouse brawl that left seven stabbed last year

Alleged white nationalist to face charges in statehouse brawl that left seven stabbed last year

A man described as a white nationalist is fighting extradition to California on assault charges in connection with a brawl between extreme-right groups and counter-protesters that ended with seven people stabbed near the state Capitol last year, officials said.

The California Highway Patrol had initially asked prosecutors to charge more than 100 people in connection with the wild melee. But the Sacramento County district attorney’s office has issued only four arrest warrants in the case. By Wednesday afternoon, all four of those suspects had been...

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