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Alaska Peacemakers Militia member faces fake document charges in Fairbanks

FAIRBANKS - A member of the Alaska Peacemakers Militia is facing misdemeanor charges alleging he delivered fake court documents to court officials. Kenneth R. Thesing was issued a...
Alaska militia leader tries to serve judge

...courthouse Wednesday for a scheduled hearing on a trial date for a weapons charge. But Cox, head of the Alaska Peacemakers Militia, instead attempted to serve paperwork on District Court Judge Patrick Hammers. Cox also told a state trooper...
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Militia members stand accused of murder plot

...troopers and other government officials.According to prosecutors, Cox, the 28-year-old head of the Alaska Peacemakers Militia, believed his group would eventually need to take up arms against the government, and "be sufficiently armed...
Jurors in militia case hear informant's recordings

...retaliation plan, which stood for "two-for-one," were made by an FBI informant who infiltrated Cox's Alaska Peacemakers Militia.The informant, Gerald "J.R." Olson, testified on the 10th day of the trial of Cox , 28, and two others...
Alaska militia leader denies conspiring to kill officials

...That was the message the 28-year-old Alaska Peacemakers Militia chief and his defense lawyer hammered to jurors...the state, not to specific members of the Alaska Peacemakers Militia."It was a bluff," he said.
Defense begins cross-examination of informant

...alleged cohorts as well as the purchase of illegal weapons.Olson said his mission was to become a member the Alaska Peacemakers Militia, led by Cox, and to observe the group. He said he was told not to call for any action, he said."But you...
6 attend hearing on alleged militia murder plot

...judge in retaliation for an attempt to arrest a militia member. Authorities say the five are leaders of the Alaska Peacemakers Militia and had planned to kill the two victims if a militia member was killed during the alleged plot. State and federal...
Alaska judge rewards informant for help in prosecuting alleged plot to kill judges, officials

...Daily News-Miner reported Olson's help led to the arrest of Schaeffer Cox and four people associated with the Peacemakers Militia. Prosecutors say the group made plans to kill Alaska State Troopers, judges and court officials. The other four...
Schaeffer Cox's speeches in the Lower 48 prompted FBI investigation

...exactly which Cox speech triggered the investigation, Traverso said. Cox and several others associated with the Peacemakers Militia have pleaded not guilty. They have been in jail since their March 10 arrest. Traverso also wants to know what...
Anchorage jurors hear testimony about militia leader

...of its community.The initial training for the Peacemakers Militia took place in November 2009 in Clark's family...session, the group voted on whether to join the Peacemakers Militia and most voted against it, Clark said.Clark...


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