Trust the FBI?
The Oregon Trials
Lavoy Finicum is a three-part documentary that explores the weaponization of the criminal justice system for political purposes. The first installment, The Oregon Trials deals with the tragic death of Lavoy Finicum. He was killed by Oregon State Police officers under the direction of the FBI. A federal judge joins with the FBI to railroad those she believes to be guilty.
What caused the ruckus? Occupation of an empty and unkempt cluster of federal buildings on a bird refuge 30 miles outside of the town of Burns, in Harney County. Oregon.
During the Oregon Trial, powerful people labeled 2016 Malheur Refuge protesters as domestic terrorists. The prisoners were subjected to brutal treatment in pre-trial detainment, even thrown into solitary confinement in feces laden dungeon cells. What you will learn about this case will shock and dismay you.
Jeanette’s saga crescendos as the US Supreme Court rules on her wrongful death lawsuit. Briana’s victimization by media and government diminishes her willingness to fight for country as she circles the wagons around her family.
Will their husband’s sacrifices and families’ struggles have been in vain? Will the US Supreme Court concur with what has been alleged that the appellate judge dismissed Jeanette Finicum’s appeal said- will the highest court in the land “finally put a fork” in these families’ fight for justice? Or, will they be vindicated? What will be the Final Verdict?