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Militia Members Lose Appeal In Civil Rights Lawsuit Tied To FBI Probe

Three members of a southern Michigan militia acquitted during a high-profile trial have failed to persuade an appeals court to reinstate a lawsuit against federal investigators.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/05/2015

Weapons confiscated from the home of Steven and Sarah Nicks (credit: Genesee County Sheriff's Office)

Search Warrant Uncovers Secret Arsenal In Bowels Of Michigan School Bus Drivers’ Home

“They have more ammunition than I do,” said Genesee County Sheriff Robert Pickell.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/07/2015

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Militia Members Sue Authorities Over Gun Raids

Two members of the Hutaree Militia are suing the FBI and the Michigan State police, claiming their rights were violated

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/09/2013

Tina Stone (Booking Photo)

Hutaree Militia Member Says FBI Tampered With Her Guns

A woman acquitted this year in a major militia trial says federal agents tampered with guns that were returned to her after the trial.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/27/2012

Michael Meeks (Booking Photo)

New Michigan Constable Is Former Militia Member

The new lawman in a Washtenaw County township is a former militia member.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/16/2012

David Stone (Courtesy: U.S. Marshals Service)

Judge: Hutaree Head, Son Held Long Enough

The leader of a southern Michigan militia once accused of plotting a violent rebellion against the government was given no additional time behind bars Wednesday for possessing illegal weapons after serving two years in jail awaiting trial.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/08/2012

David Stone (Courtesy: U.S. Marshals Service)

Feds Seek Prison For Michigan Militia Leader

Prosecutors are urging a judge to send the leader of a southern Michigan militia to prison for possessing a machine gun and other illegal weapons.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/04/2012

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Final Defendant In The Clear In Hutaree Case

At the request of prosecutors, a judge has dismissed charges against an Ohio man who was among members of a southern Michigan militia accused of conspiring to attack the government.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/01/2012

David Stone (Courtesy: U.S. Marshals Service)

FBI Returns Wedding Ring, Gear To Militia Leader

David Stone and his wife, Tina, parked a pickup truck and trailer outside the McNamara Federal Building in Detroit and met FBI employees who rolled out several boxes seized during raids in Lenawee County in March 2010.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/21/2012

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New Deal Means Freedom For Michigan Militia Member

A Michigan militia member facing a mandatory five years in prison on a weapons charge got a major break Wednesday when a federal judge allowed him to scratch a prior plea deal and plead guilty to a lesser crime.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/05/2012