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Fairbanks militia leader, 3 others moved to jails closer to Anchorage

FAIRBANKS - Fairbanks militia leader Schaeffer Cox and three co-defendants were moved from the Fairbanks Correctional Center to jails nearer to Anchorage in...
Fairbanks militia leader misses court appearance

FAIRBANKS - An arrest warrant has been issued for a Fairbanks militia leader who failed to show up Monday for his trial on a weapons charge. Schaeffer Cox, 26, now faces an additional charge of...
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Federal charges added in Fairbanks militia case

FAIRBANKS - The leader and two members of a Fairbanks militia group are again facing murder conspiracy charges, this time from federal prosecutors who say the three had a plan as far back...
Prosecutors rest in Fairbanks militia case

ANCHORAGE - The FBI wanted to see if three Fairbanks militia members would bite if illegal weapons were dangled in front of them, and the subsequent sting was the final bit of drama in their...
Associate of militia leader Schaeffer Cox returned to Fairbanks

...witness warrant earlier this month has been released and returned to Fairbanks.Michael Anderson was arrested with Fairbanks militia leader Schaeffer Cox and several other people last spring.Anderson was a co-defendant with Cox and three others...
Indictments expected in alleged trooper plot

...Nikiski on the Kenai Peninsula, said he was concerned about the use of federal law enforcement in the investigation of Fairbanks militia leaders. Olson has spoken out in the past in support of Cox and in his conflicts with Alaska courts. "I will always...
Prosecutors winding up their case in militia trial

ANCHORAGE - Fairbanks militia leader Schaeffer Cox had plenty to say after his arrest on federal weapons and conspiracy charges, according to the FBI agent...
Closing arguments begin in Alaska militia trial

ANCHORAGE - The attorney for a Fairbanks militia leader accused of conspiring to kill federal law enforcement officers says his client's comments could be offensive and distasteful...
Final arguments scheduled in Alaska militia trial

ANCHORAGE - The conspiracy trial of three Fairbanks militia members neared the closing stages Tuesday as defense attorneys and prosecutors presented final witnesses and were given an afternoon...
Defense begins cross-examination of informant

ANCHORAGE - Defense attorneys began to cross-examine an FBI informant Wednesday in the federal trial of Fairbanks militia leader Schaeffer Cox and two others accused of amassing illegal weapons in a plot to kill judges and other government...


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