HELENA — The state of Montana asked a federal judge on Thursday to dismiss a lawsuit filed by four gay and lesbian couples challenging Montana’s constitutional ban on same-sex marriage.
HELENA — Former University of Montana law school dean Edwin Eck has been named head of the attorney general's office of consumer protection.
GREAT FALLS — Montana Attorney General Tim Fox on Wednesday gave a conservation group the records it wanted about Fox's decision to join other states in protesting plans to regulate hydraulic fracturing on federal land.
HELENA — Montana's attorney general intends to defend the state's $10 million limit on the punitive damages a judge or jury can award an individual after a district judge ruled the cap is unconstitutional.
BUTTE — Kelly Knievel’s request for the Montana Attorney General’s Office to investigate the nonprofit group that staged Evel Knievel Days does not mean an inquiry will be made.
Scammers impersonating utility companies are tricking businesses into paying for false services, Montana Attorney General Tim Fox is warning.
HELENA — Republican Attorney General Tim Fox says he agrees with allegations that part of a voter initiative to expand Medicaid coverage for poor Montanans is legally flawed, and has asked the state Supreme Court to order it corrected.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The state of Wyoming has asked a district judge to dismiss a lawsuit filed by four gay couples and a gay rights advocacy group seeking to force the state to recognize gay marriage.
HELENA — Charter Communications is proposing a state ballot measure to reclassify cable television companies’ property in Montana for tax purposes and block a tax increase of more than 300 percent.
A former Montana teacher convicted of rape wrongly blamed his 14-year-old victim when he argued that she bore responsibility in the case, an attorney for the state said Thursday in a court filing.
In the decades long effort to curb Montana's DUI problem, no measure has garnered wider support than the 24/7 Sobriety Program. Steve Bullock, then Montana's attorney general, borrowed the idea from South Dakota and helped Lewis & Clark County officials start a successful pilot. An inter…
HELENA — Gov. Steve Bullock said Friday he disagrees with a state judge’s recent decision that struck down the law authorizing the state’s 24/7 Sobriety Program.
HELENA — The Montana Environmental Information Center has sued Attorney General Tim Fox to gain access to certain documents related to the public position he took on hydraulic fracturing.
When the state of Washington announced they were taking the unheard-of step of including Montana mines and transportation networks in the scope of an environmental analysis related to a costal port in Washington, a lot of Montana industries took notice. The move was designed to undermine coa…
CHEYENNE — If you walked into Greg Phillips' office when he was an assistant U.S. attorney, you could usually find him at his desk, deep in thought, with a legal document and multicolored Hi-Liters lined up neatly before him.
HELENA — Montana's Justice Building will be renamed in memory of former Attorney General Joe Mazurek.
Prosecuting crimes against children requires special skills and techniques that will gather evidence without causing further harm to the young victims.
Montana Attorney General Tim Fox addresses a meeting of the Montana Indian Nations Working Group on Thursday morning at the offices of the Montana-Wyoming Tribal Leaders Council in downtown Billings.
HELENA — When a former law partner gave a battered, leather-bound book to Montana's new attorney general, Tim Fox, neither man recognized the name John B. Clayberg on the hand-scrawled inscription from 1891 that was on an inside page.