Coal industry representatives say lawsuits against mines in three Western states could have consequences across the U.S. as environmentalists seek changes in how mining is approved on federally owned reserves.
POLSON – The mangled remains of a Hyundai and a Pontiac that hit head-on three years ago north of Arlee, killing three people, will be brought to a parking lot across the street from the Lake County Courthouse.
The Wyoming Attorney General’s Office is seeking dismissal of an interstate water rights lawsuit pending before the U.S. Supreme Court, arguing the state shouldn’t be held liable for what its attorneys call a “trickle” of water at the heart of the cross-border dispute.
HELENA — The Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes are asking a federal judge to block two state courts from deciding on water rights on the Flathead reservation.
BOZEMAN — Another couple contending their property is on an active landslide has filed a lawsuit against the owners of a private ski resort and golf community in southwestern Montana.
BOZEMAN — Two women have filed lawsuits against Buffalo Wild Wings in Bozeman contending nothing happened when they reported their manager harassed them.
HELENA — Subsidiaries of Johnson & Johnson have agreed to pay $5.9 million to settle a lawsuit with Montana over how an anti-psychotic drug was marketed, state Attorney General Tim Fox said Thursday.
BOZEMAN — A woman who sued US Bank alleging the company defrauded her when she sought a $300,000 loan to buy a condo in Bozeman has been awarded $6 million in damages.
BOZEMAN — Federal wildlife officials must conduct another assessment of the effect that sheep grazing at a southwestern Montana research station have on grizzly bears in the area.
A dispute over a Montana wind farm is back before a Montana court, where a state judge will decide if the project's developers took enough steps to protect a nearby cluster of golden eagles.
BOZEMAN — A developer and construction company have agreed to make changes to a Bozeman condominium following a federal lawsuit about handicap accessibility.
HELENA - A judge has dismissed a lawsuit by the charity co-founded by "Three Cups of Tea" author Greg Mortenson against an insurance company.
BOZEMAN — A former Montana State University student who said a music professor raped her has amended her federal lawsuit against the school to drop the professor from the lawsuit.
A Rocky Mountain College art student who flunked and dropped math classes required to earn a degree is suing to force the school to allow her to substitute two non-math courses so she can graduate.
LANDER, Wyo. — The mother of a Minnesota man has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against a well-known Wyoming-based wilderness training academy.
BOZEMAN — Attorneys for Montana State University are asking a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit filed by a former student who claimed a music professor raped her.
BOZEMAN — A former Montana State University student has filed a lawsuit against the school alleging she and other women were sexually assaulted and harassed by a former music professor.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The Wyoming Supreme Court will hear arguments next month in a lawsuit spurred by plans to sell a southeast Wyoming ranch donated by a Denver philanthropist to foundations at the University of Wyoming and Colorado State University.
HELENA — Three undercover game wardens are suing Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks, saying they should be paid for the entire time they’re on a tour of duty, including when they sleep.
HELENA — A lawsuit filed Monday claims the Montana Highway Patrol improperly detained Hispanic drivers over unfounded concerns they were in the country illegally.