For all you Rhode Island Freepers that is almost the area of your entire state.
All of this blocked off just to round up one small business rancher's cattle.
Complete with "Free Speech Zones" located Who knows where for those who think this might be overreach.
Obviously this was going to cost much more than the money that Mr. Bundy allegedly owed to the Federal Government. Probably a 10 Million dollar venture to capture a million dollars (retail) worth of one man's cattle.
Did you know that the BLM has been found liable for trial for animal cruelty for doing to horses what they did to Bundy's cattle with their helicopters?
If it had been you or me, we would be in jail for animal cruelty.