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Jury acquits leaders of standoff at refuge in Oregon; Marshals tackle leader’s attorney

OREGON — An attorney for the leader of the occupation at an Oregon wildlife refuge was hit by a stun gun multiple times and tackled by federal authorities in a courtroom after his client was acquitted Thursday, October 27th. Ammon Bundy’s defense lawyer Marcus Mumford demanded his client be released immediately after Bundy and six others

Oregon militants acquitted of conspiracy in wildlife refuge seizure

A federal court jury on Thursday acquitted anti-government militant leader Ammon Bundy and six followers of conspiracy charges stemming from their role in the armed takeover of a U.S. wildlife center in Oregon earlier this year. Bundy and others, including his brother and co-defendant Ryan Bundy, cast the 41-day occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife