• New Hampshire February 24, 2021 10:39 pm

    White Nationalist Gets Prison Over Rape Threat, Extortion

    A self-proclaimed white nationalist was sentenced Wednesday to nearly three-and-a-half years in federal prison for threatening to rape the wife of a man who was part of a separate racist group that he believed was harassing him. Christopher Cantwell, a 40-year-old New Hampshire resident and radio host, was found guilty in September of extortion and threatening to injure property or…

  • Christopher Cantwell September 28, 2020 5:35 pm

    Jury Finds NH White Nationalist Guilty of Rape Threat

    A federal jury on Monday found a self-proclaimed white nationalist who rose to prominence during a deadly 2017 rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, guilty of threatening to rape the wife of a man who was part of a racist group he felt was harassing and bullying him. Christopher Cantwell, a New Hampshire resident and radio host, was arrested in January on…

  • Christopher Cantwell September 22, 2020 4:40 pm

    NH White Nationalist Goes on Trial Over Online Threats

    A white nationalist who rose to prominence during a deadly 2017 rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, went on trial Tuesday on federal charges of threatening to rape the wife of a person with whom he was having a dispute. Christopher Cantwell, a New Hampshire resident, has remained in federal custody since he pleaded not guilty in January to using the Telegram…

  • Christopher Cantwell January 24, 2020 12:00 am

    NH Man Known for Involvement in Charlottesville Rally Arrested by FBI

    A New Hampshire man involved in the “Unite the Right” rally and violence in Charlottesville, North Carolina in 2017 has been arrested by federal authorities, NBC News reports. The FBI’s Boston field office said Tuesday that Christopher Cantwell, 36, was taken into custody in Keene, New Hampshire, after being indicted by a federal grand jury and charged with extortion and…

  • New Hampshire April 27, 2018 1:31 pm

    White Nationalist Arrested for Public Swearing, Intoxication

    A white nationalist from New Hampshire who was charged in connection with a torch-lit rally at the University of Virginia last year has been arrested for public swearing and intoxication last month.

  • New Hampshire August 24, 2017 3:51 pm

    White Nationalist Accused of UVa. Attack Denied Bond

    A white nationalist who says he pepper-sprayed a demonstrator in self-defense on the campus of the University of Virginia was denied bond at a court hearing Thursday. Christopher Cantwell of Keene, New Hampshire, was taken into custody at the police department in Lynchburg, Virginia. He was transported from a regional jail in Lynchburg to the Albemarle-Charlottesville Regional Jail in Charlottesville...

  • NBC August 23, 2017 12:22 pm

    Arrest Warrant Issued for White Nationalist From New Hampshire for Alleged UVa. Attack

    The warrants stem from incidents on campus the evening of Aug. 11, when hundreds of white nationalists marched across the grounds, chanting anti-Semitic slogans and carrying torches. At one point, the marchers were confronted by a much smaller group of counterprotesters.

  • New Hampshire August 23, 2017 2:32 pm

    White Nationalist Accused of UVa. Attack Says He'll Turn Himself in

    University of Virginia police say Christopher Cantwell of Keene, New Hampshire, is wanted on three felony charges: two counts of the illegal use of tear gas or other gases and one count of malicious bodily injury with a “caustic substance,” explosive or fire.

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