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Board to release Ryan Leaf to Texas officials

Board to release Ryan Leaf to Texas officials

New HELENA — Montana's parole board has decided to release former quarterback Ryan Leaf to authorities in Texas, where he was recently sentenced f…

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Motorcycle crash witnessed by officer leads to DUI, endangerment charge

Motorcycle crash witnessed by officer leads to DUI, endangerment charge

Updated A man is facing DUI and endangerment charges after a police officer reported witnessing him run a red light and crash a motorcycle into anothe…

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Prosecutors will seek 10 years in prison for Stacey Dean Rambold

Prosecutors will seek 10 years in prison for Stacey Dean Rambold

Updated A Montana prosecutor is seeking 10 years in prison for a teacher who raped a 14-year-old student, after the Supreme Court rejected a one-month…

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Court records: BPD officer with dislocated shoulder subdues attacker

Court records: BPD officer with dislocated shoulder subdues attacker

A Billings Police officer who dislocated his shoulder during a fight with a wanted man on Saturday was able to subdue and handcuff his attacke…

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Man admits using ‘fake Asian accent,’ biting chef at Billings restaurant

Man admits using ‘fake Asian accent,’ biting chef at Billings restaurant

A 20-year-old man who pleaded guilty to aggravated assault on Tuesday said that his intoxication and use of a “fake Asian accent” led to a fig…

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Man accused of threatening trooper’s children pleads guilty to DUI

Man accused of threatening trooper’s children pleads guilty to DUI

Updated A man who prosecutors say drove drunk and then threatened to rape and kill a highway patrol trooper’s children pleaded guilty Tuesday to felony DUI.

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Man denies sexually abusing sleeping woman

Man denies sexually abusing sleeping woman

A 26-year-old man facing sexual assault charges in two counties pleaded not guilty Tuesday to charges in Yellowstone County.

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Charges: Drunk driver assaulted wife, endangered 3 young children

Charges: Drunk driver assaulted wife, endangered 3 young children

Updated A 30-year-old man accused of driving drunk while assaulting his wife is facing DUI and endangerment charges. Their three children, ages 6, 3 a…

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Jury clears man charged in check-cashing scheme

At the end of a two-day trial last week, a jury found a man charged with taking part in an elaborate check-cashing scheme not guilty of forgery.

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19-year-old admits to assaulting officer, attempting theft of patrol car

19-year-old admits to assaulting officer, attempting theft of patrol car

Late on a frigid day in February, two men in a stolen pickup tumbled 50 feet down a cliff in Stillwater County and walked away relatively unsc…

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Man, 21, charged with attempted sexual assault on girl, 7

A man charged with attempting to sexually assault a 7-year-old girl in December made an initial appearance Friday in Yellowstone County Justice Court.

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Man shot 5 times wanted since Sept. 10

Man shot 5 times wanted since Sept. 10

Nathanial Dudding, the man shot five times Tuesday morning in Billings, had been wanted in Custer County since Sept. 10, but wasn’t arrested u…

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2 head impact marks on windshield lead to domestic-assault charge

2 head impact marks on windshield lead to domestic-assault charge

A man accused of assaulting his girlfriend while she was driving was arrested early Friday after police reportedly found two head impact marks…

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Woman charged with DUI, meth possession in connection to crash

Woman charged with DUI, meth possession in connection to crash

A 47-year-old woman is facing DUI and drug charges in connection to a crash Thursday in the area of Second Avenue North and North 22nd Street.

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Man charged with hitting girlfriend

Man charged with hitting girlfriend

Prosecutors have charged a 48-year-old man with hitting his girlfriend in the face, reportedly during a fight that started in a disagreement o…

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Man charged with punching wife, holding gun to her head

A 25-year-old man accused of punching his wife and then holding a gun to her head and threatening to kill her made an initial court appearance…

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Billings man admits firearms charges for stealing police department rifle

Billings man admits firearms charges for stealing police department rifle

A Billings man accused of breaking into an off-duty police officer’s vehicle and stealing a department-issued rifle and other items admitted t…

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Man accused of hospitalizing 4 women in the last 6 months pleads not guilty

Man accused of hospitalizing 4 women in the last 6 months pleads not guilty

A 29-year-old Billings man pleaded not guilty Thursday to charges that since April he has assaulted four women in five different attacks that …

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Broken Rope pleads not guilty in stabbing death; faces additional charge of tampering

Broken Rope pleads not guilty in stabbing death; faces additional charge of tampering

A 22-year-old woman charged in a fatal South Side stabbing is now facing an additional charge alleging that she had a friend dispose of the kn…

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Convicted rapist charged with ‘aiding or soliciting suicide’ of victim

Convicted rapist charged with ‘aiding or soliciting suicide’ of victim

A Roundup man in Montana State Prison for having sex with an underage girl is facing a new charge alleging he pressured the girl to kill herse…

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