A brief conversation between a judge and jurors during deliberations at the trial of a Joliet man was harmless "housekeeping" that should not result in a new trial, Carbon County Attorney Alex Nixon said in court records filed Wednesday.
The assault convictions of a Joliet man found guilty at a trial in April should be tossed because a judge improperly spoke to the jury during deliberations, according to a motion filed in Carbon County District Court.
Acting on a tip about hidden assets, a U.S. bankruptcy trustee in Billings drilled through the lock on a safe deposit box at Stockman Bank and found $77,250, including $36,000 in cash.
A federal judge this week determined that a Sarpy man charged with sexually abusing a minor is mentally incompetent to understand the charges or to participate in his defense.
A federal judge on Thursday sentenced a Lame Deer man to 27 years in prison for sexually abusing a minor.
A jury has found a deputy with the Musselshell County Sheriff's Office not guilty of accusations that he improperly transported livestock last fall.
A developer of the failed 12th Planet entertainment complex in Billings was charged in federal court Thursday with making false statements to two Billings banks.
Here is information from the Moss Mansion about the other homes on the 2012 Heritage Home Tour:
A panel of state judges has ordered a reduced sentence in the case of a Lodge Grass man convicted of causing the death of his best friend in a drunken-driving crash on Zimmerman Trail.
A federal judge has denied a convicted marijuana dealer's request to use pot for medical purposes pending his trial on firearms violations.