Latest Montana Attorney General's Office News

Montana joins Arizona lawsuit to halt Biden immigration plan

Mar. 09, 2021 17:22 PM EST

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Montana’s top prosecutor on Monday joined a lawsuit filed last month by Arizona that seeks to halt President Joe Biden’s new immigration policies. The lawsuit was originally filed Feb. 3 by Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich, a Republican,...

Montana lawmakers asked for more latitude in execution drugs

Feb. 03, 2021 15:48 PM EST

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Montana's attorney general asked lawmakers Wednesday to support a bill that would give the state more latitude in selecting drugs to be used to carry out lethal injections after a judge blocked the state's proposed protocol and as companies restrict access to drugs used...

Attorney general orders end of suit over bar's closing time

Jan. 14, 2021 18:05 PM EST

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Montana's attorney general is ordering a county attorney to dismiss a lawsuit filed against a Bozeman bar to enforce a 10 p.m. closing time to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, something the county attorney isn't sure the attorney general can do. ...