An Occupation In Eastern Oregon

'This Land Is Our Land': The Defense Rests Its Case

By Conrad Wilson (OPB) and Kate Davidson (OPB)
Oct. 18, 2016 5:11 a.m.

The defense rested its case in the trial of seven people who occupied the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge earlier this year. The prosecution followed with a brief rebuttal case.

THANKS TO OUR SPONSOR:

OPB's Kate Davidson and Conrad Wilson talk about the final moments of the trial before the case goes to the jury — including new revelations about government informants. They also discuss what closing arguments will be like before jury deliberations begin.


Subscribe To 'This Land Is Our Land'

Subscribe to "This Land Is Our Land" on NPR One, Apple Podcasts or wherever you find your podcasts. Find comprehensive trial coverage at OPB.org/ThisLand.

Share your thoughts on the trial with us on Facebook and Twitter, or by emailing us directly at thisland@opb.org.


THANKS TO OUR SPONSOR:
THANKS TO OUR SPONSOR:
Powered by the generous support of members, OPB is a leader in public media, serving diverse communities of the Northwest with fact-based, in-depth news and information.
Support the reporting and programs you rely on every day
THANKS TO OUR SPONSOR: