Sunday, January 3, 2016

THE STORY BEHIND THE OREGON ARMED STANDOFF Hammond Ranch convictions may be miscarriage of justice

The story behind the Oregon armed standoff

How did an armed takeover of a federal nature reserve in Oregon come about? It dates back to when Eastern Oregon father-son ranchers, Dwight Hammond and his son Steve, were convicted of lighting fires on federal land. The Hammond Ranch story began in 1991, when Steven Hammond started a fire on his own land for noxious…

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