Aspiring Pa. Proud Boy sentenced to 2 weeks behind bars for role in Capitol riot
Proud Boys flash the OK hand signal, a gesture often associated with far-right groups, during Proud Boy rally on Sept. 26, 2020 in Portland, Oregon. - Nathan Howard/TNS/TNS

A once-aspiring Proud Boy from Camden County was sentenced Friday to two weeks’ incarceration for his role in the Jan. 6, 2021, Capitol riot. Lawrence Earl Stackhouse III, 33, of Blackwood, had texted a friend the week before the insurrection asking for an application to join the group. He was wearing a Proud Boys hoodie as he followed the mob past the smashed windows of the Capitol building and through the kicked-in door of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s office. “I ruined my life with my dumb decisions,” he told U.S. District Judge Beryl A. Howell during a court hearing in Washington. “I regret...