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'This Land Is Our Land' Ep. 11: Verdict

OPB | Oct. 27, 2016

The end of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge trial came down to two stunning words: not guilty.

Anti-Racist Protest At Oregon City High Turns Into Private Meeting With School Officials

OPB | Oct. 27, 2016

Racist messages to and from Oregon City High School students led to a planned walkout Thursday. School officials turned it into a private meeting.

All Seven Defendants Found Not Guilty In Refuge Occupation Trial

OPB | Oct. 27, 2016

Ammon and Ryan Bundy have been found not guilty of conspiracy. Their five co-defendants Jeff Banta, Shawna Cox, David Fry, Kenneth Medenbach and Neil Wampler have all been found not guilty as well. 

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Police Evict Dakota Pipeline Protesters

NPR | Oct. 27, 2016 10:43 p.m.

Police officers, some of them in riot gear, confronted people protesting a pipeline in North Dakota after protesters refused to leave private land where the pipeline is supposed to be built.

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Should Multnomah County Appoint Or Elect Its Sheriff?

OPB | Oct. 27, 2016 10:45 a.m. | Portland

Multnomah County’s sheriff has been elected since the county incorporated in 1854. But years of scandal in the sheriff's office have some questioning whether that system is worth preserving.   

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State's Top Civil Rights Lawyer Sues Oregon DOJ

OPB | Oct. 26, 2016 5:20 p.m. | Salem, Oregon

The top civil rights lawyer at the Oregon Department of Justice is suing his employer. Erious Johnson alleged in a lawsuit filed in federal court that the agency violated his civil rights.

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What's Next For Portland's Terminal 1?

OPB | Oct. 26, 2016 7:45 p.m. | Portland

Portland Commissioner Nick Fish says he will ask the City Council to approve the sale of Terminal 1 again after plans for a homeless shelter there were scrapped.

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Court Agrees To Dismiss Juror No. 11 In Malheur Trial

OPB | Oct. 26, 2016 8:31 a.m. | Portland

He’s a former Bureau of Land Management employee who told other jurors “I am very biased” during their deliberations. 

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Ongoing coverage of the federal case against the people involved in the 41-day armed occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge and how life has changed in Harney County, Oregon.

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OPB | Aug. 31, 2016

OPB's "This Land Is Our Land" covers the trial of Ammon Bundy and others charged in the 41-day occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in Oregon in 2016.

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