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Missoulian
Montana moves toward better email preservation as leaders debate how much public should seeCurrently, state law and a string of Montana Supreme Court opinions say everyth
Missoulian / Posted 17 days ago
Currently, state law and a string of Montana Supreme Court opinions say everything in a fixed format and retrievable is presumed to be public record unless the government can clearly demonstrate an individual’s privacy exceeds the merit of public... Read more
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ABC Montana
Fired Montana deputy awarded $400,000 for civil lawsuitand ordered the county to pay him more than $125,000 in lost salary and benefit
ABC Montana / Posted 18 days ago
and ordered the county to pay him more than $125,000 in lost salary and benefits. The county appealed the decision to the Montana Supreme Court, while Johnston filed additional claims against the county in federal court. Information from: Bozeman... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Fired Montana deputy awarded $400,000 for civil lawsuitand ordered the county to pay him more than $125,000 in lost salary and benefit
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 18 days ago
and ordered the county to pay him more than $125,000 in lost salary and benefits. The county appealed the decision to the Montana Supreme Court, while Johnston filed additional claims against the county in federal court. Information from: Bozeman... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Fired Montana deputy awarded $400,000 for civil lawsuitA judge reinstated Johnston and ordered the county to pay him more than $125,00
KECI Missoula / Posted 18 days ago
A judge reinstated Johnston and ordered the county to pay him more than $125,000 in lost salary and benefits. The county appealed the decision to the Montana Supreme Court, while Johnston filed additional claims against the county in federal c... Read more
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Missoulian
FWP reaches settlement with former Montana State Parks administratoran individual's privacy exceeds the merits of public disclosure in this case. I
Missoulian / Posted 18 days ago
an individual's privacy exceeds the merits of public disclosure in this case. In an email to Dockter, Sheehy noted that the Montana Supreme Court rejected attempts to seal a settlement agreement between a private citizen and the state in the 2000... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
UM expecting uptick in new student enrollment, but overall numbers still downsponsors rebuffed by high courtAnti-transgender initiative sponsors rebuffed by
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 19 days ago
sponsors rebuffed by high courtAnti-transgender initiative sponsors rebuffed by high court HELENA, Mont. (AP) - The Montana Supreme Court says it doesn't need to hear from the sponsors of a proposed anti-transgender bathroom initiative to... Read more
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ABC Montana
UM expecting uptick in new student enrollment, but overall numbers still downsponsors rebuffed by high courtAnti-transgender initiative sponsors rebuffed by
ABC Montana / Posted 19 days ago
sponsors rebuffed by high courtAnti-transgender initiative sponsors rebuffed by high court HELENA, Mont. (AP) - The Montana Supreme Court says it doesn't need to hear from the sponsors of a proposed anti-transgender bathroom initiative to... Read more
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Missoulian
Man serving 75-year sentence for shooting disabled Billings woman denied paroleafter the judge spent time with jurors without counsel present. (The meeting wa
Missoulian / Posted 19 days ago
after the judge spent time with jurors without counsel present. (The meeting was to provide paperwork to jurors.) The Montana Supreme Court sided with Tapson and sent the case back to Yellowstone County District Court, where Tapson received... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Anti-transgender initiative sponsors rebuffed by high courtHELENA, Mont. (AP) - The Montana Supreme Court says it doesn't need to hear fro
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 20 days ago
HELENA, Mont. (AP) - The Montana Supreme Court says it doesn't need to hear from the sponsors of a proposed anti-transgender bathroom initiative to decide whether the measure can go on the ballot. The justices ruled 7-0 Tuesday against the Montanans... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Anti-transgender initiative sponsors rebuffed by high courtHELENA, Mont. - The Montana Supreme Court says it doesn't need to hear from the
KECI Missoula / Posted 20 days ago
HELENA, Mont. - The Montana Supreme Court says it doesn't need to hear from the sponsors of a proposed anti-transgender bathroom initiative to decide whether the measure can go on the ballot. The justices ruled 7-0 Tuesday against the Montanans for... Read more
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ABC Montana
Anti-transgender initiative sponsors rebuffed by high courtHELENA, Mont. (AP) - The Montana Supreme Court says it doesn't need to hear fro
ABC Montana / Posted 20 days ago
HELENA, Mont. (AP) - The Montana Supreme Court says it doesn't need to hear from the sponsors of a proposed anti-transgender bathroom initiative to decide whether the measure can go on the ballot. The justices ruled 7-0 Tuesday against the Montanans... Read more
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Missoulian
Commissioner's Office prepares for review of Jordan Johnson case at UMthe ruling, arguing in part that it could jeopardize federal funding if it fail
Missoulian / Posted 20 days ago
the ruling, arguing in part that it could jeopardize federal funding if it failed to protect student privacy. In 2016, the Montana Supreme Court agreed the financial risk was a real one, and it remanded the case to District Court for an in camera... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Supreme Court overturns Billings police back-pay rulingBILLINGS, Mont. - The Montana Supreme Court has overturned a judge's ruling tha
KECI Missoula / Posted 21 days ago
BILLINGS, Mont. - The Montana Supreme Court has overturned a judge's ruling that the City of Billings owes 27 current and former police officers $2.7 million in back pay, costs and penalties in a dispute over how longevity pay should be... Read more
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Missoulian
Trial to determine whether Montana puppy mill operator gets his land backChilinski's request for a jury trial regarding the forfeiture of his property d
Missoulian / Posted 22 days ago
Chilinski's request for a jury trial regarding the forfeiture of his property due to his illegal growing operation. The Montana Supreme Court earlier this year reversed that decision and remanded the case back to the lower court. A trial date... Read more
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Missoulian
Billings Republican accuses Montana Democrats of campaign coordinationcommittee also served on the 2016 campaign of Associate Justice Dirk Sandefur,
Missoulian / Posted 27 days ago
committee also served on the 2016 campaign of Associate Justice Dirk Sandefur, who won his bid for an open seat on the Montana Supreme Court in November. Eaton claims the party failed to take necessary steps to prevent coordination. He is also... Read more
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Missoulian
Montana Supreme Court upholds lawmaker’s fine in dark money caseBILLINGS — The Montana Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld a judgment against a f
Missoulian / Posted 27 days ago
BILLINGS — The Montana Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld a judgment against a former state lawmaker from Bozeman who was fined $68,000 for having been found to have accepted and failed to report illegal corporate contributions. The court’s ruling... Read more
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Missoulian
Montana Supreme Court upholds guilty verdict, fine against lawmakerHELENA — The Montana Supreme Court has upheld a verdict and fine against a form
Missoulian / Posted 27 days ago
HELENA — The Montana Supreme Court has upheld a verdict and fine against a former state legislator who took illegal corporate contributions from an anti-union organization. The court ruled 5-0 on Wednesday against the appeal by former Republican... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Court upholds verdict against ex-Montana lawmakerHELENA, Mont. (AP) - The Montana Supreme Court has upheld a verdict and fine ag
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 27 days ago
HELENA, Mont. (AP) - The Montana Supreme Court has upheld a verdict and fine against a former state legislator who took illegal corporate contributions from an anti-union organization. The court ruled 5-0 on Wednesday against the appeal by former... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Court upholds verdict against ex-Montana lawmakerHELENA, Mont. - The Montana Supreme Court has upheld a verdict and fine against
KECI Missoula / Posted 27 days ago
HELENA, Mont. - The Montana Supreme Court has upheld a verdict and fine against a former state legislator who took illegal corporate contributions from an anti-union organization. The court ruled 5-0 on Wednesday against the appeal by former... Read more
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ABC Montana
Court upholds verdict against ex-Montana lawmakerHELENA, Mont. (AP) - The Montana Supreme Court has upheld a verdict and fine ag
ABC Montana / Posted 27 days ago
HELENA, Mont. (AP) - The Montana Supreme Court has upheld a verdict and fine against a former state legislator who took illegal corporate contributions from an anti-union organization. The court ruled 5-0 on Wednesday against the appeal by former... Read more
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