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All 18 defendants have been sentenced or cleared after the Malheur Wildlife Refuge takeover in 2016.

COURTESY GOOGLE MAPS - This screenshot shows a portion of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge. The final defendant in the armed 41-day takeover of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge, Blaine Cooper, 38, was sentenced with prison time already served on Tuesday, June 12, with a $7,000 restitution fine, U.S. district of Oregon attorney's office said.

The Humboldt, Arizona resident is also known as Stanley Blaine Hicks.

The takeover, which began on Jan. 2, 2016, consisted of Ammon Bundy, Ryan Bundy and several followers seizing the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge located near Burns, Oregon in Harney County.

Through force, threats and intimidation, prosecutors say the armed occupants restricted federal officials from continuing their duties regarding the refuge. The Bundys and several others were arrested on Jan. 26, 2016 off U.S. Highway 395 near Burns and the occupation officially ended on Feb. 11, 2016 after four occupiers turned themselves in to federal authorities, the attorney's office said.

Cooper, one of 18 defendants sentenced for the takeover, is the eleventh defendant pleading guilty to one count of conspiracy to impede U.S. officers.

Three additional defendants pleaded guilty to misdemeanor trespassing while seven defendants, including the leaders Ammon Bundy and Ryan Bundy, were freed of all charges by the end of a November 2016 trial. A federal jury convicted four other defendants of felonies by the end of a March 2017 trial.

"I firmly believe that our communities and state are stronger because of our shared experience responding to and litigating the armed occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge," said Billy J. Williams, U.S. Attorney for the district of Oregon. "Our message is clear, taking up arms because you don't like how things are done will never be accepted as a lawful way to protest here in Oregon or elsewhere."

Williams thanked everyone involved in bringing the case to justice while special agent in charge of the Oregon FBI, Renn Cannon said this case shows that law enforcement supports citizens who're committed to seeking peaceful solutions instead of violent ones.

"The U.S. Constitution granted Americans both rights and responsibilities. With state, local and tribal partners, the FBI responded to this armed takeover by defending the rule of law and protecting the people of Harney County," Cannon said. "We stand with Oregonians committed to finding peaceful solutions and will always work to protect our communities from violent conflict."

U.S. Attorney's Office for the District of Oregon released this list of sentences imposed on Tuesday, June 12:

• Dylan Anderson, 37, of Provo, Utah, was sentenced to one year of probation and $1,000 restitution after pleading guilty to one count of misdemeanor trespassing.

• Sandra Anderson, 50, of Riggins, Idaho, was sentenced to one year of probation and $1,000 restitution after pleading guilty to one count of misdemeanor trespassing.

• Sean Anderson, 50, of Riggins, Idaho, was sentenced to one year of probation and $1,000 restitution after pleading guilty to one count of misdemeanor trespassing.

• Jason Blomgren, 44, of North Carolina, was sentenced to two years' probation and $3,000 restitution after pleading guilty to one count each of conspiracy to impede officers of the U.S. and possession of a firearm in a federal facility.

• Brian Cavalier, 47, of Bunkerville, Nevada, was sentenced to time served in prison, two years' supervised release, and $7,000 restitution after pleading guilty to one count each of conspiracy to impede officers of the U.S. and possession of a firearm in a federal facility.

• Blaine Cooper, 38, of Humboldt, Arizona was sentenced to time served in prison and $7,000 restitution after pleading guilty to one count of conspiracy to impede officers of the U.S.

• Travis Cox, 23, of Bend, Oregon, was sentenced to two years' probation and $3,000 restitution after pleading guilty to one count each of conspiracy to impede officers of the U.S. and possession of a firearm in a federal facility.

• Duane Ehmer, 47, of Irrigon, Oregon, was sentenced to one year and one day in prison, three years' supervised release, and $10,000 restitution after being found guilty on one count of depredation of government property and one count each of misdemeanor trespassing and tampering with vehicles and equipment.

• Eric Flores, 24, of Tulalip, Washington, was sentenced to two years' probation with home detention after pleading guilty to one count of conspiracy to impede officers of the U.S.

• Wesley Kjar, 34, of Manti, Utah, was sentenced to 250 hours of community service, two years' probation, and $3,000 restitution after pleading guilty to one count each of conspiracy to impede officers of the U.S. and possession of a firearm in a federal facility.

• Corey Lequieu, 47, of Fallon, Utah, was sentenced to 30 months in prison and three years' supervised release after pleading guilty to one count of conspiracy to impede officers of the U.S.

• Joseph O'Shaughnessy, 46, of Cottonwood, Arizona, was sentenced to time served in prison, two years' supervised release, and $7,000 restitution after pleading guilty to one count of conspiracy to impede officers of the U.S.

• Jason Patrick, 46, of Bonaire, Georgia, was sentenced to 21 months in prison, three years' supervised release, and $10,000 restitution after being found guilty on one count of conspiracy to impede officers of the U.S. and one count each of misdemeanor trespassing, tampering with vehicles and equipment, and destruction and removal of property.

• Ryan Payne, 34, of Anaconda, Montana, was sentenced to 37 months in prison, three years' supervised release, and $10,000 restitution after pleading guilty to one count each of conspiracy to impede officers of the U.S. and possession of a firearm in a federal facility.

• John Ritzheimer, 34, of Peoria, Arizona, was sentenced to one year and one day in prison, one year in a residential reentry center, three years' supervised release, and $10,000 restitution after pleading guilty to one count each of conspiracy to impede officers of the U.S. and possession of a firearm in a federal facility.

• Jake Ryan, 29, of Plains, Montana, was sentenced to 12 months in prison, three years' supervised release, and $10,000 restitution after being found guilty on one count of depredation of government property and one count each of misdemeanor trespassing and tampering with vehicles and equipment.

• Geoffrey Stanek, 28, of Lafayette, Oregon, was sentenced to two years' probation after pleading guilty to one count of conspiracy to impede officers of the U.S.

• Darryl Thorn, 33, of Monument, Oregon, was sentenced to 18 months in prison and $5,000 restitution after being found guilty of one count each of conspiracy to impede officers of the U.S. and possession of a firearm in a federal facility and one count each of misdemeanor trespassing, tampering with vehicles and equipment, and destruction and removal of property.

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