Articles Tagged 'Cliven Bundy'
DOJ seeks to appeal stinging defeat against Cliven Bundy in Nevada standoff case
Federal prosecutors said Wednesday they plan to appeal their demoralizing defeat in the Nevada standoff trial, which saw a federal judge rebuke prosecutors for “flagrant… READ MORE
Cliven Bundy walks free as federal judge dismisses Bundy Ranch standoff case
Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy walked free from the federal courthouse Monday for the first time since his arrest two years ago on charges that he… READ MORE
Jury acquits leaders of Oregon standoff of federal charges
PORTLAND, Ore. – The leaders of an armed group who seized a national wildlife refuge in rural Oregon were acquitted Thursday in the 41-day standoff… READ MORE
Cliven Bundy backer Michele Fiore launches congressional run in Nevada
LAS VEGAS — Republican Nevada Assemblywoman Michele Fiore, who’s known for brash statements, her love of guns and outspoken support for jailed Nevada rancher Cliven… READ MORE
Republicans warn BLM eyeing land grab along Texas-Oklahoma border
Texas officials are raising alarm that the Bureau of Land Management, on the heels of its dust-up with Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy, might be eyeing a massive land grab in northern Texas.
The under-the-radar issue has caught the attention of Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott, who fired off a letter on Tuesday to BLM Director Neil Kornze saying the agency… READ MORE
Rand and Ron Paul ride to the rescue for Bundy in Nevada standoff with feds
Defiant Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy received some key but qualified support in his still-unresolved standoff with the Obama administration.
Libertarian icons ex-Rep. Ron Paul of… READ MORE
Tough-talking Harry Reid vows Bundy ranch showdown ‘not over’ for feds
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid weighed in on the Nevada ranch standoff, warning that even though federal agents retreated over the weekend, “it’s not over.”… READ MORE
Nevada ranch standoff could leave dirt on Harry Reid’s reputation
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said little as federal agents seized and then released cattle last week from the Bundy ranch, but there is little doubt that the highly charged episode was threatening to become a political headache for the Nevada Democrat.
The Bureau of Land Management is headed by former longtime Reid aide Neil Kornze, who was confirmed by… READ MORE
‘The war has just begun’: Bundy supporters mobilize, aim to take back confiscated cattle
Just an hour after U.S. Officials called off the roundup of Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy’s cattle due to safety concerns, hundreds of ranchers and supporters — some armed — have mobilized with the intent to free cattle confiscated by the federal agents.
After Bureau of Land Management director Neil Kornze gave the order to cease herding the cattle, Mr. Bundy… READ MORE