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State Bar News
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Court rejects bar exam taker's petition for passing grade »
The Montana Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected a petition from a February 2017 bar exam taker who said a disturbance during...
Friday, June 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Cotter selected as Montana's new chief disciplinary counsel »
Former U.S. Attorney for Montana Mike Cotter has been selected as the new chief disciplinary counsel for Montana....
Friday, June 9, 2017
McElyea nominated for reappointment as chief water judge »
The Judicial Nomination Commission has nominated William Russell McElyea to Chief Justice Mike McGrath for consideration f...
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
4 apply for 7th Judicial District judge opening »
Four attorneys have applied with the Judicial Nomination Commission for an open 7th Judicial District judge seat. They are...
Thursday, May 11, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Governor signs bill creating director position for Office of Public Defender »
Gov. Steve Bullock this week signed House Bill 77, a bill that revises the state public defender system, providing for a d...

Montana News
10 hours ago
Fox elected vice president of national AGs group »
Montana Attorney General Tim Fox was unanimously elected vice president of the National Association of Attorneys Genera...
16 hours ago
Kalispell judge unopposed for re-election »
Kalispell Municipal Court Judge Lori Adams is unopposed for re-election to her seat, KPAX-TV reports. Candidates had un...
16 hours ago
Montana AG signs letter opposing Calif. insurance chief on fossil fuels »
Officials from Montana and more than a dozen other states have sent two letters to California’s insurance commissioner, as...
16 hours ago
Court date set in 10-year-long dispute over road near Bozeman »
Gallatin County has a court date of Aug. 9 for a 10-year-long dispute with the state over a road just south of Bozeman tha...
16 hours ago
Yellowstone County OKs 2 new deputy county attorneys, legal assistants »
Yellowstone County commissioners on Wednesday approved adding four positions and making funding transfers to the county at...

Montana Supreme Court
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Gerdrum appointed to Judicial Standards Commission »
Missoula attorney Jill Gerdrum has been appointed to a four-year term on the Judicial Standards Commission. The Montan...
Monday, June 19, 2017
Bankruptcy Court taking comment on proposed amendments to local rules and forms »
The Local Rules Committee of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Montana is now accepting public commen...
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Menahan, Spaulding elected to Judicial Standards Commission »
The Honorable Mike Menahan and the Honorable Richard Spaulding have been elected to the Judicial Standards Commission...

US Supreme Court
Monday, June 19, 2017
Justices to hear major challenge to partisan gerrymandering »
The Supreme Court announced on Monday that it would consider whether partisan gerrymandering violates the Constitution. Th...
Monday, June 19, 2017
Supreme Court rules in favor of Alabama death row inmate »
The Supreme Court has ruled in favor of an Alabama inmate who complained that he didn't have an independent mental health...
Monday, June 19, 2017
U.S. Supreme Court strikes down sex offender social media ban »
The Supreme Court has struck down a North Carolina law that bars convicted sex offenders from Facebook, Twitter and other...
Monday, June 19, 2017
US Supreme Court: Government can't refuse trademarks due to offensiveness »
The Supreme Court says the government can't refuse to register trademarks that are considered offensive. The ruling M...