LIVINGSTON — A Park County jury has convicted a former state legislator of resisting arrest, obstruction and fleeing a peace officer for running a roadblock last year.
LIVINGSTON — A former state legislator accused of skirting a roadblock and resisting arrest asked for proof of a court's legitimacy but kept disruptions to a minimum compared with a previous hearing.
HELENA —Two Republican legislators who won primary elections despite a barrage of third-party attacks have filed political-practices complaints against American Tradition Partnership and others.
LIVINGSTON — A Livingston justice of the peace walked out of a hearing after being heckled by a rowdy crowd, leaving the former state legislator who instigated it all to declare he was in charge of the courtroom and proclaim the case against him dismissed.
LIVINGSTON - Authorities say a former legislator was arrested after running a police roadblock near a fire burning south of Livingston.
It’s not unusual for state legislative races to feature no contested primary, but this year is different.
HELENA — Only one incumbent state legislator was ousted in primary elections Tuesday, and it took another incumbent to do it: Rep. Joel Boniek of Pray lost in the House District 61 Republican primary to Sen. John Esp of Big Timber, who is term-limited out of his Senate seat.
Several contested legislative primaries were going down to the wire Tuesday night.
LIVINGSTON - A Montana state lawmaker who is a member of legislative wildlife committee will not contest a citation for a hunting violation that he self reported.