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Archive for July, 2015

OPINION: State v. Spady

Posted by scanner1 on July 30, 2015

The Montana Supreme Court has issued an Opinion in the following matter:

CRIMINAL – JUSTICE COURT APPEAL

DA 14-0089,

2015 MT 218,

STATE OF MONTANA,

Plaintiff and Appellant,

v.

ROBERT E. SPADY,

Defendant and Appellee.

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OPINION: Crow Water Compact

Posted by scanner1 on July 29, 2015

The Montana Supreme Court has issued an Opinion in the following matter:

CIVIL – WATER RIGHTS ADJUDICATION

DA 14-0567

2015 MT 217,

IN RE THE CROW WATER COMPACT,

IN THE MATTER OF THE ADJUDICATION OF EXISTING AND RESERVED RIGHTS TO THE USE OF WATER, BOTH SURFACE AND UNDERGROUND, OF THE CROW TRIBE OF INDIANS OF THE STATE OF MONTANA.

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OPINION: Murray v. Motl

Posted by scanner1 on July 29, 2015

The Montana Supreme Court has issued an Opinion in the following matter:

CIVIL – DECLARATORY JUDGMENT

DA 14-0699,

2015 MT 216,

RONALD MURRAY,

Plaintiff and Appellant,

v.

JONATHAN MOTL, Montana Commissioner of Political Practices,

Defendant and Appellee.

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UNPUBLISHED OPINION: State v. McGrath

Posted by scanner1 on July 29, 2015

The Montana Supreme Court has issued an Unpublished Opinion in the following matter:

CRIMINAL – OTHER

DA 14-0327,

2015 MT 214N,

STATE OF MONTANA,

Plaintiff and Appellee,

v.

DANIEL McGRATH JR.,

Defendant and Appellant.

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UNPUBLISHED OPINION: State v. Wolfe

Posted by scanner1 on July 29, 2015

The Montana Supreme Court has issued an Unpublished Opinion in the following matter:

CRIMINAL – ASSAULT-PARTNER/FAMILY

DA 14-0611,

2015 MT 213N,

STATE OF MONTANA,

Plaintiff and Appellee,

v.

MATTHEW WOLFE,

Defendant and Appellant.

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UNPUBLISHED OPINION: St. Marie Development Co. v. Bethea & Glacier Trail Mgt. Services

Posted by scanner1 on July 29, 2015

The Montana Supreme Court has issued an Unpublished Opinion in the following matter:

CIVIL – OTHER

DA 14-0667,

2015 MT 212N,

ST. MARIE DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION OF MONTANA,

Plaintiff and Appellant,

v.

MARY BETHEA AND GLACIER TRAIL MANAGEMENT SERVICES, INC.,

Defendant and Appellee.

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UNPUBLISHED OPINION: Yeager v. Anderson dba Superior

Posted by scanner1 on July 29, 2015

The Montana Supreme Court has issued an Unpublished Opinion in the following matter:

CIVIL – TORT

DA 14-0490,

2015 MT 211N,

MICHAEL YEAGER,

Plaintiff and Appellant,

v.

DICK ANDERSON, DIANA ANDERSON, DBA SUPERIOR AUTO BODY, AKA SUPERIOR AUTO BODY & TOW, INC., and DOES 2 TO 5,

Defendants and Appellees.

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UNPUBLISHED OPINION: Hill v. Yellowstone Co.

Posted by scanner1 on July 29, 2015

The Montana Supreme Court has issued an Unpublished Opinion in the following matter:

CIVIL – OTHER

DA 15-0109,

2015 MT 210N,

RICHARD JUNIOUS HILL, SR.,

Petitioner and Appellant,

v.

YELLOWSTONE COUNTY et al., DISTRICT COURT JUDGE MARY JANE KNISELY,

Respondents and Appellees.

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OPINION: George v. Bowler

Posted by scanner1 on July 29, 2015

The Montana Supreme Court has issued an Opinion in the following matter:

CIVIL – DAMAGES

DA 14-0582,

2015 MT 209,

ROBERT GEORGE and TINA GEORGE,

Plaintiffs and Appellants,

v.

CURTIS K. BOWLER, JEAN L. BOWLER, and JOHN DOES 1-5,

Defendants and Appellees.

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OPINION: Teton Co-Op v. Farmers Co-Op

Posted by scanner1 on July 29, 2015

The Montana Supreme Court has issued an Opinion in the following matter:

CIVIL – WATER RIGHTS ADJUDICATION

DA 14-0556,

2015 MT 208,

TETON COOPERATIVE RESERVOIR COMPANY,

Objector, Appellant, and Cross-Appellee,

v.

FARMERS COOPERATIVE CANAL COMPANY,

Claimant, Appellee, and Cross-Appellant.

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