US Media Bury the Three-Year Long Grudge Held by the Feds against Grant County Sheriff Glenn Palmer In the latest development involving the Burns-OR Standoff case, the Oregon Department of Public Safety Standards and Training is asking the state Department of Justice to investigate Grant County Sheriff Glenn Palmer after receiving numerous complaints from the […]
Peter B. Collins Presents Attorney/Rancher Todd Macfarlane In this follow-up to our recent interview, attorney, rancher and activist Todd Macfarlane provides details of the final days of the standoff in Oregon, and explains some of the history of western ranchers vs. government disputes over grazing rights on public lands. He shares eyewitness accounts of the […]
Peter B. Collins Presents Attorney Todd Macfarlane Following his written commentary on the month-long occupation of a remote wildlife refuge near Burns, Oregon, Todd Macfarlane gives a detailed account of the history of rancher-government disputes, the Cliven Bundy confrontation in Nevada in 2014, and the occupation of Malheur by Bundy’s sons and others. Macfarlane spent […]
This past week has been one of the hardest, saddest weeks of my life. As many know, I am an attorney, and I represent the family of LaVoy Finicum. On Tuesday, LaVoy was ambushed and killed by the FBI and Oregon State Police in a roadblock as he was attempting to travel to an adjoining […]
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Has a Peaceful Protest over Government Over-reach Been Corrupted by Outside Influence in Burns, Oregon?
Questions & Potentially Serious Ramifications On Saturday, January 2, 2015, a peaceful protest took place in Burns, Oregon. This protest had been planned for some time as an effort to bring attention to an ongoing legal case involving a local ranching family, the Hammonds. Many people gathered, both from the Burns area, and from around […]
It was a blistering cold day as we arose at 6:30 to head to Burns, Oregon. We had never physically protested before, but this case was different. It was clear to any lay person reading the information that the Feds (and the various agencies involved) were out to take Hammond’s property, any way they had […]