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December 2014

December 17 2014

University of Great Falls Student Sentenced to Six Months in Custody for FAFSA Fraud

December 14 2014

Federal Law Enforcement Leaders Meet to Support the U.S. Attorney's Guardians Project

Corporation Sentenced for Safety Violations That Caused Employee Death

Information: Federal Court Arraignments

December 8 2014

Former Chippewa Cree Tribal Chairman Pleads Guilty To Bribery, Embezzlement, Obstruction of Justice and Tax Evasion

 

December 4 2014

United States Obtains Fraud Judgment In Discrimination Class Action Suit

Information: Federal Court Arraignments

 

November 2014

November 26 2014

Rexford Respiratory Therapist Sentenced To 12 Months And One Day For $1.4 Million Medicaid Fraud And $200,00 Tax Fraud

Information: Federal Court Arraignments

November 24 2014

Lamberts Plead Guilty To Embezzlement From Town Of Brockton

Didier Conviction Re-Instated by Ninth Circuit

 

November 20 2014

Information: Federal Court Arraignments

November 19 2014

Information: Federal Court Arraignments

District Of Montana Collects $14.1 Million In Civil & Criminal Actions In FY 2014

November 14 2014

Information: Federal Court Arraignments

November 12 2014

FORMER CHIPPEWA CREE TRIBAL CHAIRMAN PLEADS GUILTY TO BRIBERY, EMBEZZLEMENT, AND TAX EVASION

November 6 2014

MONTANA PHARMACIST SENTENCED FOR DRUG DEATH

October 2014

October 31 2014

RONAN COUNSELOR PLEADS GUILTY TO FRAUDULENTLY SUBMITTING FEDERAL CLAIMS

October 30 2014

U.S. ATTORNEY ANNOUNCES DISTRICT ELECION OFFICER

October 29 2014

LENGTHY PRISON TERMS IMPOSED IN INTERNATIONAL CHILD EXPLOITATION CASE

October 28 2014

Information: Federal Court Arraignments

October 23 2014

Defendants Appear on Drug and Gun Trafficking Charges

October 22 2014

Former Oklahoma State University Professor Sentenced To Five Years In Prison

October 21 2014

FORMER ROCKY BOY HEALTH CLINIC CEO SENTENCED TO ONE YEAR IN PRISON

October 15 2014

Washington Woman Sentenced For Conspiring To Pass Counterfeit Money Orders

October 14 2014

Information: Federal Court Arraignments

October 9 2014

Information: Federal Court Arraignments

YEAR OLD HYSHAM METH DISTRIBUTOR GETS FIVE YEARS WITHOUT PAROLE

JURY FINDS MEN GUILTY OF CHILD EXPLOITATION ENTERPRISE

October 7 2014

Information: Federal Court Arraignments

October 1 2014

BOZEMAN SCHOOL DISTRICT RECEIVES OVER 3 MILLION IN FEDERAL FUNDS FOR CHILDHOOD TRAUMA AND MENTAL HEALTH PROGRAM

September 2014

September 30 2014

CALIFORNIA MAN CONVICTED OF CONCEALING

Information: Federal Court Initial Appearances

September 29 2014

Pimentel-Lopez Gets 20 Years for Trafficking Ten Pounds of Meth in Butte

NORTH DAKOTA MAN GETS 30 YEARS FOR TRAFICKING OVER 30 POUNDS OF METH IN BAKKEN AREA

Browning Man is Convicted After Federal Strangulation Jury Trial

Information: Federal Court Arraignments

September 25 2014

REMARKS BY ATTORNEY GENERAL ERIC HOLDER ANNOUNCING HIS PLANS TO DEPART JUSTICE DEPARTMENT

September 24 2014

GLACIER PARK MURDER PROSECUTION TEAM RECEIVE AWARD FROM MONTANA U.S. ATTORNEY

September 22 2014

Information: Federal Court Arraignments

September 18 2014

MONTANA U.S. ATTORNEY TAPPED TO ADVISE ATTORNEY GENERAL

September 12 2014

MONTANA FEDERAL PROSECUTOR INDUCTED INTO AMERICAN COLLEGE OF TRIAL LAWYERS

LEWIS SENTENCED TO OVER 17 YEARS FOR FORT PECK MURDER

FOSTER MOTHER SENTENCED TO PRISON FOR BEATING INFANT WITH A BABY BOTTLE

September 4 2014

Billings Man Sentenced For Walgreens Drug Theft

August 2014

August 29 2014

LEADER OF BAKKEN DRUG TRAFFICKING ORGANIZATION SENTENCED TO 20 YEARS IN FEDERAL COURT

August 27 2014

MONTANA GROUPS RECEIVE FEDERAL GRANT TO FIGHT DOMESTIC AND SEXUAL VIOLENCE IN THE BAKKEN

August 22 2014

BOZEMAN MAN SENTENCED FOR EMBEZZLING OVER $300,000 FROM ELDERLY AND DISABLED CLIENTS

August 21 2014

Information: Federal Court Arraignments

Former Belgrade Resident Convicted of Preparing False Tax Returns

FORMER MONTANA FEDERAL PROSECUTOR RECEIVES ATF AWARD

August 20 2014

Information: Federal Court Arraignments

August 19 2014

Information: Federal Court Arraignments

August 15 2014

FORMER GREAT FALLS DENTIST SENTENCED FOR 1 MILLION IN TAX FRAUD

August 14 2014

Information: Federal Court Arraignments

MAN WHO STOLE EXPLOSIVES FROM FOREST SERVICE PLEADS GUILTY

BROWNING MAN SENTENCED FOR MURDER ON THE BLACKFEET INDIAN RESERVATION

August 11 2014

Information: Federal Court Arraignments

GREAT FALLS MAN PLEADS GUILTY TO DRUG AND METH OFFENSES

August 7 2014

WASHINGTON MEN CONVICTED OF METH OFFENSES

August 1 2014

FATHER AND SON SENTENCED FOR FLATHEAD COCAINE CONSPIRACY

July 2014

July 28 2014

FORMER DIRECTOR OF ROCKY BOY�S WELLNESS CENTER SENTENCED TO PRISON FOR EMBEZZLMENT

July 23 2014

MISSOULA MAN GETS EIGHT YEARS FOR BAKKEN CONSTRUCTION FRAUD

June 2014

June 24 2014

Former Blackfeet Po�Ka Project Officials Sentenced for Massive Grant Fraud HHS Inspector General Claims $4.6 million in Potential Fraud

Information: Federal Court Arraignments

Rhonda Wright Sentenced To Over Nine Years In Prison For Distribution Of Methamphetamine In Great Falls

Blackfeet Law Enforcement Officer Sentenced To Prison

June 11 2014

Fort Peck Man Sentenced For Glass Bottle Stabbings

Poplar Man Gets 20 Years for Rape, Assault and Burglary

Shawn Augare Sentenced To Prison For Bank Fraud

June 6 2014

FORT PECK MAN SENTENCED FOR GLASS BOTTLE STABBINGS

LAME DEER MAN SENTENCED TO TWELVE YEARS IN TRIPLE STABBING

POPLAR MAN GETS 20 YEARS FOR RAPE, ASSAULT AND BURGLARY

June 5 2014

Crawford Sentenced In The District Of Montana For One Of First Strangulation Convictions In The Country

May 2014

May 27 2014

Poplar Man Sentenced For Killing One And Injuring Two In Car Crash

May 23 2014

Former Oklahoma State University Professor Convicted On 26 Fraud And Public Corruption Charges Involving Blackfeet Po�Ka Program

May 22 2014

Gary Conti Found Guilty on 26 of 27 Counts of Public Corruption

Information: Federal Court Arraignments

May 19 2014

Big Timber Woman Sentenced in Bakken Drug Trafficking Case

First Rider Sentenced For Assaulting Federal Prison Guards

May 14 2014

Information: Federal Court Arraignments

May 8 2014

Information: Federal Court Arraignments

Great Falls Man Sentenced To 8 Years in Federal Prison For Meth

May 7 2014

Felis Lusiano Romo Found Guilty in Federal Court

Moses Lake Methamphetamine Trafficker Given 51 Month In Prison

Ronald Randolf Johnson sentenced for Obtaining Oxycodone by Deception

Information: Federal Court Arraignments

Washington Man Receives 19 Year Sentence in Child Pornography Case

James Fray Sentenced to Prison for Illegally Possessing Firearms

Box Elder Man Sentenced To 13 Years In Prison For Assault Of An Infant

Bozeman Woman Sentenced for Impersonating a Federal Officer

JAMES ZANDER PLEADS GUILTY TO TAX EVASION Great Falls dentist used fraudulent religious enterprise to claim exemption from taxation

DRUG TRAFFICKERS SENTENCED IN FEDERAL COURT

May 1 2014

** CLARIFICATION** Intrieri Sentenced to 30 Months for Wire Fraud **CLARIFICATION**

Havre Psychologist Pleads Guilty To Bribery and Tax Fraud

April 2014

April 25 2014

BRANDON GLOVER SENTENCED TO OVER 6 YEARS IN PRISON FOR DISTRIBUTING METHAMPHETAMINE IN HAVRE

CHARLES PATTON SENTENCED TO OVER 10 YEARS IN PRISON FOR DISTRIBUTING METHAMPHETAMINE IN GREAT FALLS

CHARLES PATTON SENTENCED TO OVER 10 YEARS IN PRISON FOR DISTRIBUTING METHAMPHETAMINE IN GREAT FALLS

April 24 2014

Glasgow Man Sentenced to Prison for Child Pornography Charges

St. Ignatius Rancher Pleads Guilty to Damaging Wetland on Flathead Reservation Brent Powell

Tiffany G. Bremner Sentenced for Theft of Government Funds

Kicking Woman Sentenced To High End Of Guidelines For Residential Burglary

Information: Federal Court Arraignments

April 23 2014

Information: Federal Court Arraignments

Bozeman Man Gets 10 Years For Child Pornography

April 18 2014

Missoula Resident Amber Tyler Sentenced for Theft of Government Money

Information: Federal Court Arraignments

Missoula Man Sentenced to Prison for Possession of Methamphetamine

Drug Violations Draw Prison Term for Billings Woman

Billings Woman Sentenced to Prison for Drug Violations

Minnesota Woman Sentenced For BLM Mining Claim Scheme

Washington Drug Trafficker Sentenced In Montana Federal Court

April 17 2014

Oregon Man Sentenced for Illegal Possession of Firearms

Steven Munson Sentenced for Embezzlement

Assault on a Federal Officer Draws Prison Time for Crow Agency Man

Matilda Butts Sentenced for Misappropriation of Postal Funds

Information: Federal Court Arraignments

Oregon Man Sentenced to Prison for Methamphetamine Charges

Tye Albright Sentenced to Prison for Drug Charges

Derek Rhinehart Sentenced to Prison for Drug Charges

Todd Franklin Sentenced to Prison for Drug Charges

Billings Woman Gets Two Years For Role In Meth Conspiracy Karrie Marie Stoltenberg

April 16 2014

Devan Kelly Sentenced To 7 Years In Prison For Distribution Of Methamphetamine In Lewistown

April 4 2014

Information: Federal Court Arraignments

April 2 2014

Belcourt Pleads Guilty To Bribery And Embezzlement

April 1 2014

Information: Federal Court Arraignments

March 2014

March 29 2014

Information: Federal Court Arraignments

March 28 2014

United States Attorney Announces �Working Hard, Making a Difference� Award Winner

Information: Federal Court Initial Appearances

March 27 2014

Jordan Linn Graham Sentenced to 30 Years in Prison

March 26 2014

U.S. Attorney�s Office To Host Press Conference After Jordan Graham Sentencing In Missoula On March 27, 2014

March 21 2014

Billings Man Draws Prison Sentence for Methamphetamine Possession

Lester Sentenced to Prison

Livingston Man Sentenced to Prison for Possession of Methamphetamine

Wolf Point Man Sentenced To 10.5 Years For Molesting And Photographing Child

Information: Federal Court Arraignments

Middle School Teacher Sentenced For Sexually Assaulting Student

Salway Sentenced For Killing Man With Her Vehicle

Social Security Fraud Scheme Leads To Federal Conviction And Almost $42,000 In Restitution

Member Of Bakken Drug Ring Sent To Federal Prison

March 14 2014

Information: Federal Court Arraignments

Heroin And Meth Bound For Bakken Draw 70 Month Sentence

Travis Patrick Zabroski Sentenced in U.S. District Court

Bakken Meth Dealer Sentenced To 10 Years

Patricia Ann Halcomb-Segna Sentenced in U.S. District Court

Billings and Hardin Meth Case Draws Prison Term

Sean Kelly Sentenced To Five Years In Prison For Meth

March 13 2014

Man Gets 2 Years In Prison After Being Caught Burglarizing A Wolf Point Home

Stand-Off With Law Enforcement Ends In 84 Months Of Imprisonment

Garcia Duran, Former Rocky Boy Health Board Supply Technician, Sentenced for Theft

Obtaining Drugs By Deception Draws Jail Time

Bozeman Man Sentenced For Child Pornography

Billings Man Subject to Restraining Order Sentenced to Prison for Firearms

Robert Quam Sentenced to Prison

Distribution Of Fentanyl Leads To Lengthy Prison Term

Milo Robert Cook III Sentenced to 96 months in Prison for Drug Offenses

Defendant Sentenced to Prison for Drug Violations

Angel Cristobal-Sarmientos Sentenced for Illegal Reentry Into the United States

March 12 2014

Information: Federal Court Arraignments

March 7 2014

The U.S. Attorney�s Office announced today a jury found Gary Conti guilty of bankruptcy fraud. Judge Brian Morris declared a mistrial on the remaining counts of the indictment because the jury could not reach a verdict.

March 4 2014

Information: Federal Court Arraignments

February 2014

February 28 2014

Jury Convicts Poplar Man of Rape, Assault and Burglary

Montana Wire Fraud Defendant Jonathan Lee Oliver Pleads Guilty In Federal Court

Former Blackfeet Po�Ka Project Officials Plead Guilty To Massive Grant Fraud Francis Kay Onstad

February 27 2014

Former Blackfeet TANF Director Pleads Guilty To Massive Welfare Fraud After Guardians Uncover Almost $300,000 In Losses Sandra Marie Sanderville

February 26 2014

Intrieri Sentenced to 30 Months for Wire Fraud

February 25 2014

Billings Man Sentenced to Prison for Possession of Pipe Bomb

Mark Lawrence Wilson Sentenced

Bernard James Horstman Sentenced on Drug Charges

Information: Federal Court Arraignments

Man Found Guilty of Stabbing Three Women in Poplar

February 24 2014

Armed Career Criminal Sentenced in U.S. District Court

February 23 2014

Information: Federal Court Arraignments

February 19 2014

Bakken Drug Case Defendant Sentenced in Federal Court

February 14 2014

Joseph Thomas Obresley Sentenced for Drug Violations

Christopher K. Sherrod Sentenced for Drug Violations

Otis Gene Crosby Browning Man, 74, Draws 10 Years In Prison

Information: Federal Court Arraignments

February 11 2014

Wiliam Davis, Jr. Sentenced to 36 months in prison for sexually abusing a minor in 2007

February 10 2014

GEORGE THEODORE SUTHERLAND SENTENCED FOR ASSAULT

THOMAS ANDREW QUINTON SENTENCED

RANDY RIDER SENTENCED TO 10 YEARS IN PRISON FOR DISTRIBUTION OF METHAMPHETAMINE

Information: Federal Court Arraignments

February 6 2014

STONE CHILD THEFT BRINGS 18 MONTH SENTENCE

Homar Renova-Castillo Sentenced in U.S. District Court

February 5 2014

Information: Federal Court Arraignments

January 2014

January 30 2014

BAKKEN OIL LEASE TELEMARKETER MIKE CAMPA SENTENCED TO 30 YEARS WITHOUT PAROLE

January 26 2014

Poplar Man Sentenced in Double Stabbing

Michael David Bailey Sentenced in U.S. District Court

Information: Federal Court Initial Appearances

Information: Federal Court Arraignments

January 23 2014

CHILD MOLESTATION DRAWS TEN YEAR SENTENCE

January 22 2014

BAKKEN DRUG CASE DEFENDANT ROBERT FARRELL ARMSTRONG, aka �DR. BOB� PLEADS GUILTY IN FEDERAL COURT

January 17 2014

Information: Federal Court Arraignments

DAVID TRINE SENTENCED FOR OPERATING METHAMPHETAMINE LAB IN GREAT FALLS

JOSEPH BIRDTAIL SENTENCED TO OVER 20 YEARS IN PRISON FOR SEXUAL ASSAULT

ROBERT SCHEAFFER, JR. SENTENCED FOR SEXUALLY ASSAULTING S FOSTER DAUGHTER

Information: Federal Court Arraignments

WESLEY ALLEN CROSSGUNS FINAL CO-DEFENDANT IN BURGLARY SENTENCED TO PRISON

Juan Sanchez-Gonzalez Sentenced for Illegal Reentry Into the United States

January 16 2014

CHARLOTTE B. NEW BREAST FIRST OF THE PO�KA DEFENDANTS GIVEN PROBATION

January 14 2014

Information: Federal Court Arraignments

Information: Federal Court Initial Appearances

January 10 2014

Information: Federal Court Initial Appearances

January 9 2014

MILLION!

January 7 2014

Information: Federal Court Initial Appearances

January 3 2014

Information: Federal Court Initial Appearances