Oklahoma militia gears up to fight with feds

All I can say is its about time!

KFOR.com

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OKLAHOMA  – A dispute over land in Nevada between rancher Cliven Bundy and the Federal Government began decades ago.

Bundy says his family’s cattle have grazed on the land without interference since 1870.

The Bureau of Land Management says Bundy hadn’t paid his grazing fees since 1993, owing the government more than 1 million dollars.

The B.L.M. says Bundy was allowing his cattle to graze illegally, which triggered a forced round-up of about 400 of Bundy’s cattle just last week.
The cows were later released.

Organizers with the Oklahoma Militia say they have members in Nevada who say Bundy’s cattle were unlawfully rounded up by the B.L.M.

Militia member Scott Shaw comments on the round-up “evidently in America we don’t actually own the property anymore, if you ever did.”

The round-up sparked an armed standoff, but it wasn’t the Bundy family who owns the cattle, it was…

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