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OPINION: Wrzesien v. MPERA

Posted by scanner1 on September 28, 2016

CIVIL – DECLARATORY JUDGMENT

DA 15-0554,

2016 MT 242,

EDWARD D. WRZESIEN and LACEY VAN GRINSVEN, individually and on behalf of all similarly situated persons, and MEGAN ASHTON, individually,

Plaintiffs and Appellants,

v.

STATE OF MONTANA, and MONTANA PUBLIC EMPLOYEE RETIREMENT ADMINISTRATION,

Defendants and Appellees.

 

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UNPUBLISHED OPINION: State v. Krause

Posted by scanner1 on September 28, 2016

CRIMINAL – REVOCATION

DA 15-0700,

2016 MT 241N,

STATE OF MONTANA,

Plaintiff and Appellee,

v.

TERRY DUANE KRAUSE,

Defendant and Appellant.

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OPINION: CCRC v. Board of Oil and Gas

Posted by scanner1 on September 28, 2016

CIVIL – DECLARATORY JUDGMENT

DA 15-0613,

2016 MT 240,

CARBON COUNTY RESOURCE COUNCIL, a Montana Non-profit public benefit corporation, and NORTHERN PLAINS RESOURCE COUNCIL, Montana Non-profit, public benefit corporation,

Plaintiffs and Appellants,

v.

MONTANA BOARD OF OIL AND GAS CONSERVATION,

Defendant and Appellee.

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OPINION: Northwestern v. PSC, et al.

Posted by scanner1 on September 28, 2016

CIVIL – JUDICAL REVIEW

DA 15-0612,

2016 MT 239,

NORTHWESTERN CORPORATION, doing business as NORTHWESTERN ENERGY,

Petitioner and Appellant,

v.

THE MONTANA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SERVICE REGULATION, MONTANA PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION,

Respondent and Appellee.

NATURAL RESOURCES DEFENSE COUNCIL, HUMAN RESOURCE COUNCIL, DISTRICT XI, and MONTANA CONSUMER COUNSEL,

Intervenors.

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OPINION: Folsom v. Livingston

Posted by scanner1 on September 21, 2016

CIVIL – DAMAGES

DA 15-0499,

2016 MT 238,

DAVID W. FOLSOM and ALANA L. FOLSOM,

Plaintiffs, Appellants, and Cross-Appellees,

v.

CITY OF LIVINGSTON, a political subdivision of the State of Montana,

Defendant, Appellee, and Cross-Appellant,

EAGLE’S REST. LLC,  a Montana limited liability company, JOHN DOES 1-x,

Defendants and Appellees.

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OPINION: State v. Hooper

Posted by scanner1 on September 21, 2016

CRIMINAL – BURGLARY

DA 15-0261,

2016 MT 237,

STATE OF MONTANA,

Plaintiff and Appellee,

v.

BRITNEY PORSCHE HOOPER,

Defendant and Appellant.

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UNPUBLISHED OPINION: Aker v. State

Posted by scanner1 on September 21, 2016

CIVIL – POSTCONVICTION

DA 15-0271,

2016 MT 236N,

JIMMIE LEE AKER,

Petitioner and Appellant,

v.

STATE OF MONTANA,

Respondent and Appellee.

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UNPUBLISHED OPINION: State v. Killsontop

Posted by scanner1 on September 21, 2016

CRIMINAL – ASSAULT

DA 14-0756,

2016 MT 235N,

STATE OF MONTANA,

Plaintiff and Appellee,

v.

KURTIS LEE KILLSONTOP,

Defendant and Appellant.

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UNPUBLISHED OPINION: Matter of B.R., & J.R.

Posted by scanner1 on September 21, 2016

CIVIL – DEPENDENT NEGLECT

DA 15-0512,

2016 MT 234N,

IN THE MATTER OF:

B.R. and J.R.,

Youths in Need of Care.

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UNPUBLISHED OPINION: State v. Honka

Posted by scanner1 on September 21, 2016

CRIMINAL – DUI

DA 15-0318,

2016 MT 233N,

STATE OF MONTANA,

Plaintiff and Appellee,

v.

DUEY DEAN HONKA,

Defendant and Appellant.

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