FBI posed as journalists to get evidence on Bundys. Now it could hurt their case

Image result for bundy ranchFBI agents posed as journalists and tricked the Bundy ranching family and their supporters into giving on-camera interviews that prosecutors may use in upcoming trials, according to defense attorneys and court records.

The FBI’s “fake film production company” and “wide-reaching deceptive undercover operation”, as lawyers described it in a court filing, is one of multiple controversies that some say could derail the government’s prosecution of Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy, his four sons and a dozen of their followers. A recent Bureau of Land Management (BLM) ethics scandal involving tickets for the popular Burning Man festival could further hinder prosecutors in the high-profile trial, which began this week in Las Vegas federal court.

The case stems from the Bundy family’s infamous 2014 standoff with federal agents at their ranch in Bunkerville, Nevada. The 70-year-old patriarch became a hero to conservative cowboys in the west when he publicly refused to pay grazing fees to the federal government, arguing that the BLM has no right to regulate lands by his property.

When federal agents attempted to seize his cattle, hundreds of supporters, some heavily armed, flocked to the ranch to defend the family. The government eventually retreated and only filed conspiracy, firearms and assault charges two years later – after his sons were involved in a similar standoff in Oregon.

In January 2016, Ammon and Ryan Bundy spearheaded a takeover of the Malheur national wildlife refuge to protest the government’s treatment of Oregon ranchers, leading to federal conspiracy charges against more than two-dozen participants. In a surprise verdict in October, a jury found the Bundy brothers and their supporters not guilty, which some say could foreshadow the government’s failure in Nevada.

A total of 17 men are preparing for trial in Las Vegas over their roles in the Bunkerville case, including Cliven, Ammon and Ryan and their brothers Mel and Davey. The Bundys have long argued that they were engaged in peaceful protests against federal overreach while prosecutors and environmental groups have alleged that the men executed a coordinated, violent attack on agents and have damaged public lands with their defiance of regulations.

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Think she will ever get prosecuted?

no Gregory she wont  but the bundies should be pardoned and BLM defunded

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So, Congress knew about this, some profited off of it, and treason was just barely acknowledged rather than fought publicly, legally and loudly. And 0bama could have stopped it it's tracks and he did not.

To be treason... one has to have a State defined by borders and citizenship laws... since we have open borders and universal citizenship being extended to every Tom, Dick and Osama we have no country and treason becomes moot. 

Think about it.  Our leaders including Judges are thinking new world order.... one world government... universal citizenship... so much for loyalty to old glory and the Constitution. 

Buy lots of rope.

There are SOOOOO many that need to be made an example of:  obama, killary, reid, pelosi,

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We the People have a responsibility to remind President Trump that there ARE agents within many federal agencies who's allegiance is to liberal progressive democrat machine policies and the former DOJ and Obama.

 Obviously, from the many leaks since President trump was sworn in, those maverick agents are NOT trust worthy and MUST be removed.

AND FAST.

CIA and FBI have shown us that they are NOT TRUSTWORTHY.  Bundy had been grazing his cattle in that land for generations.  Suddenly here comes the GOVERNMENT, IN FORCE, to move him out.  PHOOEY!  I find nowhere in my Constitution that grants ownership of land to government, other than for forts, dockyards and other needful buildings.  I don't think this land qualifies!  

If this occurred, then there ought  to be automatic dismissal, and the whole Case thrown out. This type of corruption is the essence of the Swamp.   So many "Bad Actors" to get rid of.  If this allegation proves true, then once again, the "Buck" stops at the desk of the infamous Comey, again!

States need Governors with back bone, send the states national guard to expel the fed, their the trouble makers.

I agree... However, most governors are loyal to Party and not the people... the political parties have become the sovereigns and the State's their puppets.  We must find a way to brake the political parties hold on our government.  George Washington wanted to outlaw political parties and saw them as a great threat to our Republic.

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New York's Green Light Law - Allows Illegal Aliens To Get Driver’s Licenses

New York passed a law to allow illegal immigrants to obtain driver’s licenses earlier this year but it was held up by challenges.

Now it is set to take effect this week.

In typical leftist fashion, supporters claim this is going to somehow make New York’s roads safer for everyone.

Could it really be about voting?

FOX News reports:

Illegal immigrants to be able to get driver’s licenses in NY after legal challenge fails.

Illegal immigrants in New York will able to obtain driver’s licenses starting next week after a last-minute legal challenge was dismissed — making it the 13th state to allow the practice, but one that critics say is unconstitutional.

The Green Light Law, signed by Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo earlier this year, allows anyone to apply for a driver’s license regardless of immigration status and does not require a Social Security number.

Illegal immigrants can use a combination of documents that include a valid passport from a foreign country and a valid foreign driver’s license, as long as it has been expired for less than two years.

“After waiting 18 years to have their right to drive restored, thanks to our legislature, New York can now officially join 12 other states in making driver’s licenses legally available to all residents,” New York Immigration Coalition Executive Director Steve Choi said in a statement this week, arguing that it will make roads safer and the economy stronger.

County clerks in New York have concerns and are sounding an alarm.

CBS News in Albany reports:

County clerks concerned by loopholes in Green Light law.

Undocumented immigrants now have the green light to get a driver’s license in New York…but several county clerks in the Capital Region are concerned.

Saratoga County Clerk Craig Hayner said, “We found that everything we were concerned about as far as fraud and all sorts of other things are in that bill, in that regulation and we’re very concerned.”

Hayner tells CBS6’s Lynsey Smith there are a few loopholes in the Green Light Law.

Loopholes, such as a person coming in to get their license and not having to provide their social security number.

“That could lead to criminals coming from other states, coming in and use that as a way to defraud by just simply saying they don’t have a social security number…and that’s a very dangerous loophole,” replied Hayner.

Does anyone believe this is going to make New York safer or that this is really about driving?

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