CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Same-sex couples in Wyoming can start exchanging wedding vows Tuesday when the state files court papers to officially permit gay marriage for the first time, state Attorney General Peter Michael said Monday.
CASPER, Wyo. — A federal judge could decide within days whether to legalize gay marriage in Wyoming, and opponents are already hinting that he might rule against them.
The Wyoming branch of the American Civil Liberties Union has joined government attorneys in opposing the Catholic Church’s requested injunction to block the federal health care law’s requirement for birth control in the state.
For what may be the first time in a Montana bankruptcy court, a judge has ordered the home of former casino owner Philip Keith be sold to help pay back millions of dollars in debts.
CASPER, Wyo. — A Utah man who defrauded investors nationwide of more than $4.4 million by promoting investment in nonexistent wind farms in Wyoming and South Dakota must serve more than 12 years in prison, a federal judge ordered Tuesday.
The Wyoming Supreme Court swore in Daniel L. Forgey on Monday as the new Natrona County District Court Judge.
CHEYENNE — A Buffalo woman has filed a federal appeal challenging her murder conviction in the 2009 shooting death of her husband.
CHEYENNE — A Florida man who claims that sheriff's deputies in western Wyoming violated his rights when they detained him for carrying a handgun has appealed a federal judge's dismissal of his lawsuit.
CHEYENNE — Three defendants are set to stand trial in June on federal charges that they defrauded investors of more than $4 million by promoting non-existent wind farms projects in Wyoming and South Dakota.
POWELL — A Utah man who pleaded guilty to holding up banks in four states has been sentenced to more than nine years in federal prison.
CASPER, Wyo. — A district judge has denied a Wyoming conservation group's request to stop construction work on a Red Desert uranium project, saying much of the work has already been done.
CASPER — A federal judge has denied a preliminary injunction in a lawsuit filed by a Wyoming grassroots group challenging Federal Election Commission rules.
CASPER, Wyo. — For a minute, forget your political stripe and read the copy for the following ad:
CASPER, Wyo. — Federal court should dismiss a local woman’s civil rights lawsuit against Evansville for the same reason it dismissed her claims against the town’s police chief and an officer, according to documents filed by the town’s attorney.
The current Natrona County Commissioners will be paying, literally, for the sins of omission committed by their predecessors when they didn't act to enforce property codes, commissioners said last week.
CASPER, Wyo. — A Gillette doctor has been indicted on 11 counts of distributing the powerful and potentially addictive painkillers hydrocodone and oxycodone, according to federal court records.
Retired Chief U.S. District Judge William Downes, left, shakes hands with his replacement District Judge Scott Skavdahl during the investiture ceremony on Thursday in Casper, Wyo. Skavdahl is the eighth district court judge to be appointed in Wyoming.
With a raised right hand, Scott Skavdahl took an oath to administer justice and defend the U.S. Constitution.
The contractor hired to build three wind farms in Converse and Carbon counties recently won a total judgment of $1.4 million against a dirt subcontractor for construction delays and costs, according to court documents.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The U.S. Senate voted 96-0 Thursday to confirm the nomination of Scott Skavdahl to be a federal judge for Wyoming.