A former Missoula attorney pleaded no contest to a misdemeanor charge in Justice Court on Wednesday for threatening a Missoula district judge on Facebook last year.
MISSOULA — Missoula district judges have responded to a petition filed with the Montana Supreme Court by three public defenders alleging that the judges are “vindictively” punishing indigent defendants by transferring their cases to out-of-county jurisdictions.
MISSOULA - A 21-year-old man who acted as a lookout while three others beat a convenience store clerk with baseball bats and took the cash register has avoided prison time.
MISSOULA — A young man beaten so severely with a baseball bat that he still walks with a cane pleaded Monday for mercy for Ture-Adon Thibodeaux, who attacked him 4 1/2 months ago during a convenience store robbery.
MISSOULA — A 19-year-old Missoula man received a handful of suspended sentences Tuesday in connection with several Christmastime church burglaries, but will serve time in the Department of Corrections in another case.
MISSOULA — Several had heard entirely too much about the case in bars. One said she was a die-hard University of Montana Grizzlies fan, probably unable to be impartial. And another felt deeply uncomfortable with what he saw as the “he said-she said” nature of some date rape cases.
MISSOULA — Jury selection in next month’s rape trial of former University of Montana Grizzlies quarterback Jordan Johnson will be held at the Holiday Inn because no courtroom in Missoula is large enough to handle it, a judge said Tuesday.
MISSOULA — An aging transient who stabbed a Poverello Center worker in 2010 saw five years of his sentence suspended last week in Missoula County District Court.
MISSOULA — Saying that “people in Missoula need to know that if you rape an acquaintance, it is a serious crime,” Missoula County Attorney Fred Van Valkenburg sought – and got – a 30-year-prison sentence, with 20 suspended, for Beau Donaldson on Friday.
MISSOULA — A 45-year-old Idaho man charged with stabbing his estranged wife after she rejected his interest in repairing the marriage has pleaded not guilty to attempted deliberate homicide.
MISSOULA — A Missoula County District Court judge has denied a request by former University of Montana quarterback Jordan Johnson for the text messages of a woman who’s accused him of rape.
MISSOULA — Five prosecutors, including an assistant attorney general and an attorney in private practice, are pursuing the rape case against former University of Montana Grizzlies quarterback Jordan Johnson.
MISSOULA — The Missoula County attorney says an attempt to throw out the rape case against former Montana quarterback Jordan Johnson is premature and that his office has provided all the information needed to proceed.
Denny Rehberg loves his mother, that I know, for his TV ad tells me so.
If University of Montana Grizzlies football player Beau Donaldson wants to avoid a rape trial, he’ll have to plead guilty, Missoula County Attorney Fred Van Valkenburg said Wednesday.
MISSOULA - A Missoula man was sentenced to 10 years in prison and ordered to pay nearly $55,000 in restitution for illegally selling investments.
Prosecutors say they won't seek prison time for a Missoula woman convicted Friday afternoon of bilking her elderly and dementia-laden mother out of more than $120,000.
MISSOULA -- Some employees and volunteers from the Frenchtown Rural Fire District painted former Frenchtown Rural Fire District chief John Bibler as a man who commonly referred to his time in Vietnam and "made it sound like killing people was just like breathing."
MISSOULA -- Jason Christ's appeal to bar the public and seal records in two court proceedings with which he's involved went nowhere fast with a Missoula County District Court judge on Thursday morning.
MISSOULA — One day after a Missoula County District Court judge ordered a hysterectomy for a woman with cancer, the Montana Supreme Court stepped in and halted the surgery to allow an appeal.