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State Bar News
Thursday, November 15, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
SBMT members get $150 off ABA TECHSHOW 2019 registration »
The State Bar of Montana is partnering with the American Bar Association to offer a special reduced rate for ABA TECHSHOW...
Wednesday, November 7, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Virtual dead heat in Yellowstone County District Court judge race »
Collette Davies won one of the two new Yellowstone County District Court judge positions. It could be a while before the w...
Monday, November 5, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Harper reappointed to Judicial Nomination Commission »
Gov. Steve Bullock on Friday reappointed Hal Harper to a new four-year term on the Montana Supreme Court's Judicial Nomina...
Monday, November 5, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Lucero reappointed to Board of Pardons and Parole »
Gov. Steve Bullock on Friday reappointed Missoula attorney Kristina Lucero to the Montana Board of Pardons and Parole...
Monday, November 5, 2018
Minto appointed to education savings oversight committee »
Gov. Steve Bullock on Friday appointed Missoula attorney Bob Minto to the Montana Family Education Savings Program Oversig...

Montana News
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Why wait? Democrats openly flirt with 2020 White House bids »
Montana Gov. Steve Bullock is among a number of Democrats around the country flirting with presidential bids, the Associ...
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Judge denies motion to dismiss case against publisher of neo-Nazi website »
A U.S. District Court Judge in Montana denied a neo-Nazi website publisher's motion to dismiss a complaint against him fo...
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Trump endorses easing some mandatory sentencing laws »
President Trump threw his support behind a substantial rewrite of the nation’s prison and sentencing laws on Wednesday, op...
Tuesday, November 13, 2018
Applicants sought for US magistrate judge position »
The United States District Court for the District of Montana is seeking qualified applicants for the position of United St...
Thursday, November 1, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tennessee can't revoke licenses of drivers who can't pay traffic fines, judge says »
Tennessee can no longer revoke drivers licenses of people who cannot afford to pay their fines, a federal judge has ruled....

Montana Supreme Court
Wednesday, November 14, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Supreme Court reverses drug possession conviction over lack of particularized suspicion »
The Montana Supreme Court on Tuesday reversed a North Dakota man’s conviction for drug possession, ruling that the arresti...
Tuesday, October 23, 2018
Applicants sought for new Missoula judge position »
Applications are being accepted for a newly created judgeship in the Fourth Judicial District. The 2017 Montana Leg...
Tuesday, October 23, 2018
4 apply for open 12th Judicial District judge seat »
Four attorneys have applied with the Judicial Nomination Commission for a 12th Judicial District judge opening. ...
Friday, October 12, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Survey shows 90% of users satisfied with Montana Supreme Court »
A new survey shows that 90 percent of Montana Supreme Court users have a positive perception of the court. The court's...

US Supreme Court
Friday, October 26, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Justice Kagan, Bob Carlson discuss public service in C-SPAN talk »
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan joined American Bar Association President Bob Carlson this week for a discussion on...

Montana Lawyer
Wednesday, October 24, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Silent art auction raises $4K for MJF »
Silent auction raises over $4K  for Montana Justice Fountation A silent auction held during the 2018 Annual M...
Wednesday, October 24, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
President's Message: 'Kill all the lawyers' — and the rule of law will die too »
By Eric Nord “The first thing we do, let’s kill all the lawyers.” That was the quote on a T-shirt that a friend...
Wednesday, October 24, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Executive Director's Message: A salute to Bob Carlson as he begins term as ABA president »
By John Mudd This issue of the Montana Lawyer recognizes former State Bar of Montana President Robert (Bob) Carlson of...
Wednesday, October 24, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Risk Management: Try not to be a patsy. Seriously. »
By Mark Bassingthwaighte I’m not sure why, but I’ve always had a fondness for the word patsy. While the word...
Wednesday, October 24, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Poll of 9th Circuit judges identifies how lawyers can better serve the court »
By Daniel Donovan and John Rhodes Earlier this year, the Ninth Circuit Clerk’s Office conducted an informal survey...