The key words are “alleged”. Anybody can make an accusation, FOX does it all the time. It is in Bundy’s interest to stir the pot and keep thighs going as long as he can. Somehow I think the Feds will prevail. They did screw up trying to take the cattle. They really did not think that through. It would probably be better to audit his taxes closely and throw a lien on his ranch and get a judgement they can use to drain his bank account. As soon as it starts costing him money he will fold.