The Latest: Man gets 68 years in Nevada ranching standoff
July 27, 2017
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on the sentencing of a man for his role in an armed standoff with federal agents in Nevada (all times local):
A Phoenix man has been sentenced to more than 68 years in federal prison for his role as a gunman in a standoff that stopped federal agents from rounding up cattle near Cliven Bundy's Nevada ranch in 2014.
Chief U.S. District Judge Gloria Navarro in Las Vegas knocked a few years off the maximum recommended sentence of 73 years, after acknowledging Wednesday that 53-year-old Gregory Burleson has serious health issues and once was an informant...