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State Bar News
Thursday, May 23, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
US House panel OKs $550M for Legal Services Corp. »
The U.S. House of Representatives Appropriations Committee has approved funding legislation that provides $550 million for...
Thursday, May 16, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Senate confirms Lee as Ninth Circuit judge »
The U.S. Senate has confirmed Los Angeles attorney Kenneth Kiyul Lee as a judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth...
Tuesday, April 30, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Applicants sought for 4th Judicial District judge »
  The Honorable Karen S. Townsend The Honorable Karen S. Townsend of...
Tuesday, April 30, 2019
3 nominees for 21st Judicial District judge forwarded to governor »
The Judicial Nomination Commission today submitted the names of three attorneys to Gov. Steve Bullock for consideration fo...
Tuesday, April 30, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Consider nominating an attorney for State Bar of Montana awards »
“Mediocrity knows nothing higher than itself; but talent instantly recognizes genius.” ― Arthur Conan Doyle (The Vall...

Montana News
Friday, May 24, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Blewett School of Law among elite in federal clerkship placements »
Montana’s Alexander Blewett III School of Law is among the elite schools in the country in at least one category -- p...
Thursday, May 23, 2019
Bill could allow college athletes in California to be paid »
College athletes in California might be among the first to get legally paid for being a college athlete. Under the Fair Pa...
Thursday, May 23, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
9th Circuit asks Montana Supreme Court to decide on dino bones ownership »
An en banc Ninth Circuit panel on Monday asked the Montana Supreme Court to weigh in on the question of who owns a set of...
Thursday, May 23, 2019
AG's Office begins recruiting for specialist on missing people »
The state plans to hire a new specialist by July to help facilitate searches to find missing people, a position created by...
Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Collins confirmed to 9th Circuit on party-line vote »
The Senate confirmed California lawyer Daniel P. Collins to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit on Tuesday....

Montana Supreme Court
Friday, May 17, 2019
Court overturns parental rights termination »
The state failed to provide reasonable efforts to reunite a mother and her child, the Montana Supreme Court ruled this wee...
Thursday, May 16, 2019
Court to decide final member of redistricting commission »
The Montana Supreme Court will choose the fifth and final member of the 2020 election redistricting commission after the f...
Thursday, May 16, 2019
Court upholds Petroleum County water right dating to 1882 »
The Montana Supreme Court has upheld the oldest water right on Flatwillow Creek, dating back to 1882. Wilks Ranch Monta...
Monday, April 29, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Court upholds ruling temporarily allowing advanced practice nurses to perform abortions »
In a 4-3 ruling, the Montana Supreme Court has upheld a Helena District Court judge’s April 2018 order temporarily permitt...
Tuesday, March 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Court cites citizen's arrest statute in overturning convictions »
The Montana Supreme Court reversed negligent endangerment and reckless driving convictions for a man who invoked...

US Supreme Court
Monday, May 20, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
US Supreme Court cites 1868 treaty in overturning Montana tribal member's hunting conviction »
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday overturned a Crow Tribe member's conviction in Wyoming for crossing state lines to h...

Montana Lawyer
Tuesday, April 30, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Member News »
CAREER MOVES Jungblutt, Considine join Billings law firm Wendy Jungblut and Molly Considine have joined Patten, P...
Tuesday, April 30, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Missoula County Attorney’s Office honored for award-winning secondary trauma program »
Missoula County Attorney Kirsten Pabst recently showcased her office’s award-winning program addressing secondary trauma f...
Tuesday, April 30, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
New member benefit offers email encryption solution »
A new member benefit gives State Bar of Montana members a simple and secure way to protect sensitive email communications...
Tuesday, April 30, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Co-parenting class helps parents take responsibility for plans »
By Cathy Tutty A newly released, revolutionary, online co-parenting course offers the opportunity to embrace one’s pas...
Tuesday, April 30, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Password insecurity: Lessons from a personal story »
By Mark Bassingthwaighte Sometimes married couples see things differently and the only way to resolve the tension...

Annual Meeting
Tuesday, April 30, 2019   (1 Comment - view/add)
6 simple steps can help firms avoid being the next data breach headline »
By Todd Sexton As cybercrime grows throughout the United States lawyers continue to be targets due to the extensive a...