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IN RE TEMPORARY ELECTRONIC FILING R
Date: November 19, 2014
Docket Number: AF 14-0745

State v. Cleveland
Date: November 19, 2014
Citation: 2014 MT 305
Docket Number: DA 13-0512

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant pled guilty to criminal endangerment, driving under the influence, and being a habitual traffic offender operating a motor vehicle. The district court sentenced Defendant to a three-year suspended sentence, a f...

State v. Joel White
Date: November 18, 2014
Citation: 2014 MT 301N
Docket Number: DA 13-0172

State v. Erickson
Date: November 18, 2014
Citation: 2014 MT 304
Docket Number: DA 13-0312

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant was charged with aggravated assault or, in the alternative, criminal endangerment. At the close of the State’s case-in-chief, Defendant moved to dismiss for insufficient evidence, arguing that the State had not...

State v. Huey
Date: November 18, 2014
Citation: 2014 MT 303N
Docket Number: DA 13-0861

Heather Wylie v. Balaz
Date: November 18, 2014
Citation: 2014 MT 302N
Docket Number: DA 14-0168

Bilesky v. Shopko
Date: November 14, 2014
Citation: 2014 MT 300
Docket Number: DA 14-0201

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff fell at a Shopko store and was injured. Plaintiff filed suit, alleging that Shopko failed to maintain its premises in a reasonably safe condition. During the discovery process, Plaintiff requested recorded vide...

N. Pac. Ins. Co. v. Stucky
Date: November 13, 2014
Citation: 2014 MT 299
Docket Number: OP 14-0016

Justia Opinion Summary: Calvin Stucky was injured in a motor vehicle accident. Calvin’s child, Sadee, was eighteen years old at the time of the accident. Sadee claimed damages for loss of parental services, society, or consortium, among other c...

City of Kalispell v. Gabbert
Date: November 12, 2014
Citation: 2014 MT 296
Docket Number: DA 13-0363

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant pleaded not guilty to driving under the influence of alcohol, obstructing a peace officer, and driving while license suspended. Defendant filed two motions to dismiss for lack of a speedy trial, contending tha...

State v. Gabbert
Date: November 12, 2014
Citation: 2014 MT 296
Docket Number: DA 13-0363

Matter of C.A.O.
Date: November 12, 2014
Citation: 2014 MT 297N
Docket Number: DA 13-0673

State v. Christensen
Date: November 12, 2014
Citation: 2014 MT 294
Docket Number: DA 13-0685

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant was charged with misdemeanor DUI in city court. After the prosecution discovered Defendant had three prior DUIs, the city court transferred the case to the district court but failed to dismiss the misdemeanor....

In re M.S.
Date: November 12, 2014
Citations: 2014 MT 265, 2014 MT 265A
Docket Number: DA 13-0790

Justia Opinion Summary: Thirteen-year-old M.S. was placed into emergency protective custody in 2011. After M.S. was adjudicated a youth in need of care, the Department of Public Health and Human Services filed a petition for termination of Fath...

Northland Royalty Corp. v. Engel
Date: November 12, 2014
Citation: 2014 MT 295
Docket Number: DA 14-0044

Justia Opinion Summary: The Northland Royalty Corporation purchased mineral rights from the personal representative of two estates and subsequently brought a quiet title action naming certain beneficiaries (“Devisees”) as defendants. The distri...

In re Marriage of Tanascu
Date: November 12, 2014
Citation: 2014 MT 293
Docket Number: DA 14-0221

Justia Opinion Summary: In 2013, the district court entered a decree of dissolution dissolving the marriage of Wife and Husband. The district court incorporated a property settlement agreement as part of the decree. Approximately one year later...

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