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Militia movement resurfaces in Alaska

...along as Olson - a man whose conspiracy theories were so extreme that he was kicked out of the group he founded, the Michigan Militia, 15 years ago - discourses on the need for a paramilitary Alaska Citizens Militia. He lays out his ideas about...
Militia members stand accused of murder plot defend loved ones in case that ever became necessary, the defense has argued.Norm Olson, the founder of the Michigan Militia who now lives in the Alaska community of Nikiski and is commander of the Alaska Citizens Militia, is among those...
Head of Miller security detail has ties to militia

...Alaska U.S. Senate candidate Joe Miller who handcuffed a journalist at a Miller town hall has business ties to Michigan Militia founder Norm Olson. Olson, who now lives on Alaska's Kenai Peninsula, is commander of the paramilitary Alaska...
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Party picks Michigan Militia founder for ballot

ANCHORAGE - The Alaskan Independence Party has selected Michigan Militia founder Norm Olson as its candidate for lieutenant governor. But AIP leaders say they're sticking with the party's candidate...
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Alaskan Independence Party pick withdraws

ANCHORAGE - Michigan Militia founder Norm Olson has backed out as the Alaskan Independence Party's candidate for lieutenant governor. Olson - commander of...
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Alaska Digest

...Norman Olson, a founder of the Michigan Militia, said he will move to Alaska...120-acre property - formerly a Michigan Militia training ground - that year...mid-1990s, Olson lorded over the Michigan Militia. He was a brash, camouflage-clad...


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