HELENA — Attorneys for an order of nuns plan to ask a judge Thursday for a new round of negotiations to settle claims of child sex abuse by priests and nuns in Montana, a request that comes less than three weeks before the first trial.
CASPER, Wyo. — Rock Springs police are continuing to investigate a man who faces more than 30 counts of sexual abuse allegations, with offenses dating to 1983, authorities said Monday.
GREAT FALLS — A 20-year-old Kalispell man is charged with sexual abuse of children after prosecutors say he talked a 12-year-old Great Falls girl into sending him nude photos and then used them to threaten her.
A 19-year-old made an initial court appearance Wednesday on a count of felony sexual assault, alleging that he had sexual contact with a 6-year-old girl late Saturday or early Sunday in Laurel.
A Billings judge on Tuesday sentenced a 49-year-old man who previously pleaded guilty to committing a sexual offense against an underage girl.
A Laurel woman, the mother of a 19-year-old accused of raping two underage girls, is facing two felony counts of sexual abuse of children for pictures of one of the alleged victims that prosecutors said were found on her phone.
HELENA — An order of nuns facing child sex abuse lawsuits wants to bring the Roman Catholic Diocese of Helena back into state court, saying the diocese should have to pay part of any judgment against the Ursuline Sisters of the Western Province.
HELENA — A federal judge ruled that 95 people can pursue sex-abuse claims in state court against an order of nuns during bankruptcy proceedings involving the Roman Catholic Diocese of Helena.
A man made an initial court appearance Friday on 22 charges alleging he repeatedly raped a 6-year-old girl and had child pornography depicting at least 18 victims.
HELENA — An order of nuns being sued by people who claim they were sexually abused as children at the Ursuline Academy in St. Ignatius is asking a federal judge to refuse a request from the victims' attorneys to proceed with their lawsuit in state court.
GILLETTE, Wyo. — A Campbell County jury has found a Gillette man guilty of five counts of first-degree sexual abuse of a minor.
Christians last week marked the beginning of Lent, a time for spiritual reflection and contemplating a broken world in need of salvation.
CASPER, Wyo. — An Albany County School District physical education teacher and girls’ basketball coach resigned before being arrested and charged with four counts of sexual abuse of a minor, the Albany County Sheriff’s Office announced Tuesday.
CASPER, Wyo. — A man who taught math at Casper’s Centennial Junior High School pleaded guilty Tuesday to two felony counts of sexual abuse of a minor in the third degree.
MISSOULA — Three people arrested in a child sex sting operation in Missoula denied the charges against them Tuesday.
Prosecutors have charged a Billings man with having sex with a 13-year-old girl.
A Billings man accused of sexually abusing a young girl 17 years ago in the Pryor area admitted charges in U.S. District Court in Billings on Monday.
SHERIDAN, Wyo. — A judge in Sheridan has sentenced a man to serve from 60 to 90 years in prison on five convictions of sexual abuse of a minor.
LANDER, Wyo. — A 29-year-old former church youth counselor in Lander has been charged with having sex with 16-year-old.
HELENA — A lawsuit against the Boy Scouts of America by five women who were sexually abused by a scout leader in the 1970s will move forward after a judge rejected arguments by the organization that time had run out on their claims.