First published in Range magazine It has now been almost three years since the infamous occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in Harney County Ore., as part of a protest of the federal government’s mistreatment of Dwight and Steven Hammond. That standoff started on January 2, 2016 and ultimatelyContinue Reading

President Trump signed full pardons on Tuesday for Oregon cattle ranchers Dwight Hammond Jr. and son Steven Hammond, whose long-running dispute with the federal government ended with prison sentences for arson — and later inspired the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge occupation.  In its statement announcing the pardon, the White HouseContinue Reading

   #1 – LaVOY FINICUM’S DEATH WAS COMPLETELY UNJUSTIFIED.  May he rest in peace.     Compelling new forensic evidence shows what really happened.  WATCH THE VIDEOS. Based on the Constitutional presumption of innocence until proven guilty, the outcome of the Oregon Standoff Trial, in which the Defendants were unanimously foundContinue Reading

  According to The Daily Bell,” Loss of FBI Reputation is Irredeemable: James Comey Will Resign.  It appears the FBI’s involvement and obvious cover-up in the deadly roadblock that killed LaVoy Finicum is just the tip of the iceberg.  But those interested in the Oregon Standoff, the killing of LaVoy Finicum,Continue Reading

If you have been following our commentary and coverage of the Oregon Standoff Trial (or anyone else’s), you know that evidence regarding the shooting death of LaVoy Finicum has become a major point of contention in the case.   Note:  Supposedly there is an ongoing FBI investigation regarding a coverupContinue Reading

  As the Oregon Standoff Trial Approaches, listen to Ammon Bundy’s last discussions and negotiations with the FBI: Ammon also talks about their intentions and what happened the night they were arrested, and LaVoy Finicum was killed.   Ammon’s last discussions with Sheriff Ward:Continue Reading

In case you hadn’t heard, there’s something going on in Burns, Oregon. Most people who might have occasion to read the Pahvant Post probably already know that because we have re-posted several items about it.  We first published something about the Hammond situation clear back in November, long before anyContinue Reading

  Public corruption is a breach of trust by federal, state, or local officials—often with the help of private sector accomplices. According to the FBI website, public corruption is also the FBI’s top criminal investigative priority. To explain why the Bureau takes public corruption so seriously and how it investigates,Continue Reading

Who watches the watchers? In an era of mass phone surveillance and the ubiquity of the all-seeing digital eye, the FBI apparently can’t even put eyes on its own evidence stash. The Washington Times reported Monday that the agency’s Washington, D.C., field office had potentially compromised an untold number ofContinue Reading