A onetime Alaska militia leader sentenced in 2012 to 26 years in prison for masterminding a plot to murder federal agents and local police officers saw his sentence reduced by 10 years this week, thanks to an appellate court ruling.
The furor that followed police shootings in Dallas and Baton Rouge has been strangely missing when white right-wing extremists have killed and threatened police officers around the United States in the past decade.
Yes, that strategy will certainly get him somewhere, but not where he thinks.
Antigovernment sovereign citizen Rick Van Thiel is accused of practicing medicine without a license in a ramshackle trailer described as a scene from a horror movie.
A far-right 'sovereign citizen' posted a video of his arrest by a Texas police in hopes of exposing police abuse -- but their delusional worldview is what everyone sees on display.
CNN, Legal View with Ashleigh Banfield, Feb. 20, 2015. Host Randi Kaye discusses the new DHS report on sovereign citizens with Evan Perez and Mark Potok.
Sovereign citizens are of particular focus, but it doesn't stop there.
Scary stuff. Students who were able to hunt down the addresses of police officers and firefighters were promised more money.
Law enforcement and other government employees have been forced to confront the movement head-on - often after becoming victims of the group's bizarre tactics.
A sovereign citizens group is suspected of tricking kids into going door to door to earn points for identifying homes of police officers.
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