Activity picks up in Nevada amid Bundy brothers transfer

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LAS VEGAS (AP) — The expected arrival in custody in Nevada of two of rancher Cliven Bundy’s sons following their acquittal on federal charges in Oregon is spurring behind-the-scenes activity ahead of a scheduled February trial stemming from an April 2014 standoff with U.S. authorities outside Las Vegas. Ammon Bundy’s attorney in Las Vegas, Daniel […]
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