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Montana Judge Censured, Suspended After Rape Victim’s Suicide

Montana Judge Censured, Suspended After Rape Victim’s Suicide

A Montana judge who said a teenage rape victim appeared “older than her chronological age” is currently facing public censure, as well as suspension, nearly two years after the underage girl’s suicide. Judge G. Todd Baugh, who presided over both the sexual assault charge as well as the defendant’s violation of the conditions of his […]

John Walsh: Senator Reportedly Plagiarized Masters Thesis

John Walsh: Senator Reportedly Plagiarized Masters Thesis

United States Senator John Walsh, who attended the United States Army War College, is reported in The New York Times to have plagiarized his master’s thesis. The revelation threatens his long-shot campaign for a full elected term. Walsh’s poll standing already lagged behind United States Representative Steve Daines but yesterday’s report threatened to make this […]

Montana Teacher Stacey Rambold Faces New Sentence for Rape of Moralez

Montana Teacher Stacey Rambold Faces New Sentence for Rape of Moralez

The sentence of one month in prison that was imposed upon former Billings high school business teacher Stacey Rambold, 47 at the time, for the 2007 rape of a 14-year-old student has been overturned by the Montana state Supreme Court. The initial prison term was handed down by district Judge G. Todd Baugh, 72, and […]

Montana Man Charged in Death of Teenage Exchange Student

Montana Man Charged in Death of Teenage Exchange Student

It is being reported that a western Montana man is being charged with the death of a teenage exchange student, age 17, after prosecutors stated he set up a trap inside his garage to try and catch any potential burglars because he was angry over recent thefts. The suspect, Markus Hendrik Kaarma, age 29, made […]

More Earthquakes Could Rock Yellowstone in April [Video]

More Earthquakes Could Rock Yellowstone in April [Video]

Scientists dismiss claims that Yellowstone supervolcano could erupt soon after a video with fleeing bison, who are presumably running away from an imminent cataclysm, had circumnavigated the world, but USGS warns that more earthquakes could rock the region in April. However, experts insist that the movements are normal and, although Yellowstone National Park experienced its […]

Yellowstone Bison Killing Done for Now

Yellowstone Bison Killing Done for Now

While Yellowstone bison are not considered either endangered or threatened, they are one of the last remnants of the wild plains bison. Due to concerns from farmers and Montana agribusiness, the bison populating Yellowstone National Park are kept at a level of approximately 3,500 animals. This is done by periodically culling the herds, mostly by […]

Montana Avalanche: Third Person Found Alive

Montana Avalanche:  Third Person Found Alive

The Associated Press is reporting that the third person who was trapped by an avalanche in Missoula, Montana earlier today has been found alive. According to police reports, an elderly couple and an 8-year-old boy were the only people involved in the incident and all have now been rescued. All three are receiving medical attention […]

Montana Avalanche Kills Snowmobiler

Montana Avalanche Kills Snowmobiler

Another person has died in an avalanche in the western United States, this time a snowmobiler in the West Cabinet Mountain range 17 miles southwest of Troy, Montana.  Forty-nine-year-old Bryan Harlow of Libby, Montana, was found dead after the avalanche Saturday afternoon that occurred in the back country on the Montana and Idaho border. Harlow […]

Montana Newlywed Agrees to Plead Guilty

Montana Newlywed Agrees to Plead Guilty

A Montana newlywed who has been on trial for shoving her new husband off a cliff  has decided to plead guilty to a charge of second-degree murder. Jordan Graham, age 22, was facing a potential conviction of a first-degree murder charge when she abruptly agreed to the other charge. The judge is now in the […]

Montana Dueling Dinosaurs Wait for a Buyer [Video]

Montana Dueling Dinosaurs Wait for a Buyer [Video]

Promoters had hoped the fossilized dinosaur skeleton duo, reportedly embattled in a frozen combat for centuries would have sold Tuesday, Nov. 18, at a New York City Auction but the bidders didn’t go high enough as expected, so the “Montana Dueling Dinosaurs” have to wait for a buyer. “Those negotiations with interested clients will begin immediately.” […]

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