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A Failure of Planning

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But he also says he'd rather die than be arrested by the FBI.

"I have no intention of spending any of my days in a concrete box," says Finicum "There are things more important than your life and freedom is one of them."

Getting arrested, spending six in and out of court appearances followed by a few years in prison does not appear to be a part of Finicum's decision matrix.