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General Category => Political Discussion and Debate => Topic started by: mrclose on August 22, 2017, 05:42:23 PM

Title: No guilty verdicts in Bundy Ranch standoff trial
Post by: mrclose on August 22, 2017, 05:42:23 PM


Winning!! :ttoung:

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A federal jury in Las Vegas did not return any guilty verdicts Tuesday against four men accused of conspiracy and weapons charges for their roles in the 2014 Bundy Ranch standoff.

Jurors returned not guilty verdicts on some counts and deadlocked on others after four days of deliberation, delivering a second surprising defeat to federal prosecutors in the case.

Jurors notified U.S. District Court Judge Gloria Navarro on Tuesday that they had reached an impasse on several counts, and the defendants were called into court at 2 p.m. when the verdicts were returned.

Richard Lovelien of Oklahoma and Eric Parker, Steven Stewart and O. Scott Drexler, all of Idaho, were being retried on conspiracy, extortion, assault and obstruction charges for helping Cliven Bundy fend off a government roundup of his cattle in what became known as the Battle of Bunkerville.

A jury in April deadlocked on charges against the four men. It convicted two other defendants on multiple counts. But the jury could not agree on conspiracy charges — a key component of the government's case — against any of the six.

The government launched its second prosecution last month. The case ended dramatically last week, when defense attorneys waived closing arguments as part of a protest about court proceedings and legal rulings they said prevented them from offering a proper defense.


http://www.azcentral.com/story/news/local/arizona-investigations/2017/08/22/no-guilty-verdicts-bundy-ranch-standoff-trial/592019001/
Title: Re: No guilty verdicts in Bundy Ranch standoff trial
Post by: The Boo Man... on August 22, 2017, 06:36:34 PM
OUCH THAT'S GOTTA HURT
Title: Re: No guilty verdicts in Bundy Ranch standoff trial
Post by: Ms.Independence on August 22, 2017, 07:27:07 PM
Woo hoo!  They are not guilty!  Hmm...oopsie...not how Reid wanted things to turn out.  Hopefully he won't have another 'home exercise accident".   :lol:  :thumbup:
Title: Re: No guilty verdicts in Bundy Ranch standoff trial
Post by: The Boo Man... on August 22, 2017, 08:15:06 PM
Woo hoo!  They are not guilty!  Hmm...oopsie...not how Reid wanted things to turn out.  Hopefully he won't have another 'home exercise accident".   :lol:  :thumbup:

 :lol: :lol: :lol:

Didn't you know? Everyone exercises in their bathroom.
Title: Re: No guilty verdicts in Bundy Ranch standoff trial
Post by: mrclose on August 22, 2017, 10:46:34 PM
Woo hoo!  They are not guilty!  Hmm...oopsie...not how Reid wanted things to turn out.  Hopefully he won't have another 'home exercise accident".   :lol:  :thumbup:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-yYs1k1X7Zk
Title: Re: No guilty verdicts in Bundy Ranch standoff trial
Post by: Solar on August 23, 2017, 05:35:31 AM
Now it's time to prosecute the govt and those involved in the murder of good citizens that stood up for our Rights.
Title: Re: No guilty verdicts in Bundy Ranch standoff trial
Post by: Hoofer on August 23, 2017, 07:15:57 AM
Now it's time to prosecute the govt and those involved in the murder of good citizens that stood up for our Rights.
and recoup 100% of the lawyer costs, plus punitive damages as a reminder, the government is "of", "by" & "for" the people, not for a wannabe monarch.