11, Mar 2014 - Missoula, MT CSKT sues to stop personal water rights claims on reservation
A lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court in Missoula by the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes seeks to stop a state District Court and the Montana Water Court from proceeding with cases where individuals are claiming personal water rights on the Flathead Indian Reservation.
09, Mar 2014 - Missoula, MT Missoula County Seeks Ruling on DOJ Investigation
MISSOULA — The Missoula County attorney is asking a federal judge to decide if the U.S. Department of Justice has the authority to investigate his office. In 2012, the DOJ announced it was opening an investigation into the way the city, University of Montana campus police and the prosecutor's office handled sexual assault cases.
08, Mar 2014 - Missoula, MT U.S. Justice officials accuse Montana prosecutor of gender bias in rape cases
The U.S. Justice Department said on Friday that its investigation into the handling of rape reports by prosecutors in Missoula, Montana, has found substantial evidence that the county attorney's office discriminates against women. The 20-page letter caps a nearly two-year inquiry into how the Missoula County Attorney's Office deals with sexual assault. It was made public days after County ...