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Lawyer says prosecutors intentionally scuttled Bundy case; Lawyer says prosecutors intentionally scuttled Bundy case

Jan 15, 2020 - The Canadian Press

LAS VEGAS - Prosecutors deliberately scuttled the 2017 trial of a Nevada rancher and several others involving an armed standoff against U.S. officials, so the government shouldn't be allowed to revive the case, an attorney told an appeals court set to hear arguments in coming weeks.

Attorney Alyssa Bell, representing co-defendant Ryan Bundy, said Wednesday that prosecutors' misdeeds forced defendants' attorneys to ask the judge to dismiss the case midway through proceedings.

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