A judge ripped Justice Department prosecutors over their sentencing recommendations for people convicted of crimes in the Capitol riot

A judge interrogated prosecutors at a Capitol riot hearing Thursday over sentencing recommendations. Chief US District Judge Beryl A. Howell said the government’s plea deals are “almost schizophrenic.” Howell also said probation should not become the norm in these cases.  Loading Something is loading. The chief federal judge presiding over Capitol riot cases slammed federal…