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Supporters of silenced Montana transgender lawmaker Zooey Zephyr won't face trespassing charges

Aug. 23, 2023 17:34 PM EDT

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Montana prosecutors are declining to pursue misdemeanor trespassing charges against seven people who were arrested in the state House gallery for protesting after Republicans denied transgender lawmaker Zooey Zephyr the right to debate bills near the end of the 2023...

Montana Cabinet member Laurie Esau resigns a day after DUI arrest

Jul. 11, 2023 12:19 PM EDT

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Montana Labor Commissioner Laurie Esau has resigned following her arrest for allegedly driving under the influence. The Cabinet member for Republican Gov. Greg Gianforte resigned Monday, a day after she was booked into Missoula County Detention Facility on a...

TikTok and 5 content creators ask federal judge to block Montana from banning app

Jul. 06, 2023 14:37 PM EDT

TikTok Inc. and a group of five content creators who are suing the state of Montana over its first-in-the-nation law to ban the video sharing app are now asking a federal judge to block implementation of the law while the case moves through the courts and before it takes effect in January. ...