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Prosecutor: Conversation between judge and jury was merely 'housekeeping'

Prosecutor: Conversation between judge and jury was merely 'housekeeping'

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.

May 22, 2013 1:25 pmLoading…
Attorney: Judge violated client's rights at trial

Attorney: Judge violated client's rights at trial

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.

May 10, 2013 3:18 pm Related Loading…
Bankruptcy trustee drills into casino developer's bank box

Bankruptcy trustee drills into casino developer's bank box

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.

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Judge finds Sarpy man incompetent in sex abuse case

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.

January 11, 2013 1:35 pmLoading…
Lame Deer man gets 27 years in child-sex case

Lame Deer man gets 27 years in child-sex case

A federal judge on Thursday sentenced a Lame Deer man to 27 years in prison for sexually abusing a minor.

November 15, 2012 2:19 pmLoading…

Musselshell County sheriff's deputy acquitted in livestock case

A jury has found a deputy with the Musselshell County Sheriff's Office not guilty of accusations that he improperly transported livestock last fall.

October 23, 2012 4:29 pm Related Loading…

Federal grand jury charges 12th Planet developer with bank fraud

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.

June 14, 2012 5:09 pmLoading…

Heritage Home Tour features neighborhood homes

Here is information from the Moss Mansion about the other homes on the 2012 Heritage Home Tour:

May 10, 2012 3:24 pmLoading…
Sentence reduced in fatal Zimmerman Trail crash

Sentence reduced in fatal Zimmerman Trail crash

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.

June 03, 2011 3:00 pmLoading…

No medical pot for drug dealer awaiting firearms trial

A federal judge has denied a convicted marijuana dealer's request to use pot for medical purposes pending his trial on firearms violations.

December 01, 2010 2:00 pmLoading…

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