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OPINION: Foss v. Melton

Posted by scanner1 on September 21, 2016

CIVIL – AMOUNT DUE

DA 15-0721,

2016 MT 232,

LEE FOSS and FOSS REALTIY, INC., a Montana Corporation,

v.

SEAN F. MELTON,

Defendant and Appellant.

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OPINION: State v. Griffin

Posted by scanner1 on September 21, 2016

CRIMINAL – INCEST

DA 14-0674,

2016 MT 231,

STATE OF MONTANA,

Plaintiff and Appellee,

v.

RICHARD LEE GRIFFIN,

Defendant and Appellant.

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OPINION: Krakauer v. Comm. of Higher Ed.

Posted by scanner1 on September 20, 2016

CIVIL – OTHER

DA 15-0502,

2016 MT 230,

JON KRAKAUER,

Petitioner and Appellee,

v.

STATE OF MONTANA, by and through its COMMISSIONER OF HIGHER EDUCATION, Clayton T. Christian,

Respondent and Appellant.

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OPINION: Clark Fork Coalition v. Montana Well Drillers

Posted by scanner1 on September 14, 2016

CIVIL – DECLARATORY JUDGMENT

DA 14-0813,

2016 MT 229,

THE CLARK FORK COALITION, a non-profit organization, KATRIN CHANDLER, an individual, BETTY J. LANNEN, an individual, POLLY REX, an individual, and JOSEPH MILLER, an individual,

Petitioners and Appellees,

v.

JOHN E. TUBBS, in his capacity as Director of the Montana Department of Natural Resources and Conservation and THE MONTANA DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION, an executive branch agency of the State of Montana,

Respondents,

v.

MONTANA WELL DRILLERS ASSOCIATION,

Intervenors and Appellants,

v.

MONTANA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS and MONTANA BUILDING INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION,

Intervenors and Appellants,

v.

MOUNTAIN WATER COMPANY,

Intervenor.

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UNPUBLISHED OPINION: Sagami v. Johns

Posted by scanner1 on September 14, 2016

CIVIL – DOMESTIC RELATIONS

DA 16-0092,

2016 MT 228N,

TONY L. SAGAMI,

Plaintiff and Appellee,

v.

KELLY JOHNS,

Defendant and Appellant.

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UNPUBLISHED OPINION: Krone v. Roundup

Posted by scanner1 on September 14, 2016

CIVIL – NEGLIGENCE

DA 16-0128,

2016 MT 227N,

BRYAN KRONE,

Plaintiff and Appellant,

v.

CITY OF ROUNDUP,

Defendant and Appellee.

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OPINION: State v. Sayler

Posted by scanner1 on September 13, 2016

CRIMINAL – ASSUALT-PARTNER/FAMILY

DA 14-0553,

2016 MT 226,

STATE OF MONTANA,

Plaintiff and Appellee,

v.

WILLIAM ALAN SAYLER,

Defendant and Appellant.

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UNPUBLISHED OPINION: Benson, et al. v. Hopseker, et al.

Posted by scanner1 on September 13, 2016

CIVIL – OTHER

DA 15-0760,

2016 MT 225N,

BARBARA J. BENSON and DAVID L. NEUMANN,

Claimants and Appellants,

v.

KAREN HOPSEKER, MOLLIE KIERAN, LISEL IRONS, BONNIE DAWSON, RONALD DAWSON, and FRANK CAVANAUGH,

Objectors and Appellees.

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UNPUBLISHED OPINION: Marriage of Mellito

Posted by scanner1 on September 13, 2016

CIVIL – DOMESTIC RELATIONS

DA 16-0065,

2016 MT 224N,

IN RE THE MARRIAGE OF:

CAMI LU MELLITO,

Petitioner and Appellee,

v.

DARREN MELLITO,

Respondent and Appellant.

 

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UNPUBLISHED OPINION: Andersen v. Sack

Posted by scanner1 on September 13, 2016

CIVIL – AGREEMENT SUIT

DA 16-0058,

2016 MT 223N,

ERIC ANDERSEN, PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE OF THE ESTATE OF VIGGO O. ANDERSEN,

Plaintiff and Appellee,

v.

TIM SACK,

Defendant and Appellant.

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