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State Bar News
Friday, September 29, 2017
Supreme Court seeks comment on proposed State Bar dues increase »
The Montana Supreme Court is asking for comment from State Bar of Montana members and the public on a dues increase reques...
Thursday, October 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
2017 MCA now available online »
The 2017 update of Montana Code Annotated is now available online. According to a state of Montana news release, the we...
Tuesday, October 3, 2017
Fehr, Harris, Raffiani nominated for 13th Judicial District judge seat »
The Judicial Nomination Commission has submitted the following names to Gov. Steve Bullock for consideration for appointm...
Monday, October 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
7 apply for justice seat on Montana Supreme Court »
Seven people have applied with the Judicial Nomination Commission for a seat on the Montana Supreme Court that is opening...
Monday, September 25, 2017
Language on civility added to bar's oath of admission »
The Montana Supreme Court has ordered that the written and oral oaths for admission to the State Bar of Montana be amended...

Montana News
12 hours ago
New Year's murderer sentenced to 80 years »
Jay Witkowski, convicted of murdering Evelynn Garcia, 31, on New Year's Eve, was sentenced to 80 years in prison last week...
12 hours ago
Butte contractor sues to compel DEQ to enforce asbestos disposal laws »
A statewide asbestos-disposal contractor has sued the state Department of Environmental Quality, claiming the agency is no...
12 hours ago
Fagg announces candidacy for U.S. Senate seat »
Republican Russ Fagg on Saturday announced his candidacy for the U.S. Senate seat now occupied by Democrat Jon Tester....
13 hours ago   (0 Comments - view/add)
Criminal justice system adjusting to 'sweeping' changes from legislative reform »
Sweeping changes in criminal justice rules out of the 2017 Montana Legislature have drawn mixed early reviews. The Bo...
Friday, October 13, 2017
Proposed rule could make it easier to change gender on birth certificate »
A new rule could make it easier for transgender and intersex Montanans to correct the gender marker on their birth certifi...

Montana Supreme Court
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Oral argument scheduled over officer's liability for injury »
The Montana Supreme Court will hear an oral argument in a dispute over whether a Billings police officer is liable for inj...
Wednesday, October 4, 2017
Supreme Court orders temporary amendments to e-filing rules »
The Montana Supreme Court has amended the Temporary Electronic Filing Rules effective immediately. The rules are amende...