Andrew Breuner has served as the Belgrade City Court judge since 2015.
The public can provide comments or letters of support on the applicants through Nov. 13 at 5 p.m.
The laws are halted for 10 days or until the judge decides if he'll issue a preliminary injunction, whichever happens first.
During the Sept. 23 hearing, comments from the judge hit on the ongoing dispute between the judiciary branch and the Legislature.
A Billings judge said Thursday he'd decide before Oct. 1 if he'll halt the implementation of three new abortion laws challenged by Planned Parenthood of Montana.
One judicial vacancy was created by a judge's retirement, while the other was created with new funding from the state Legislature.
Judge Kurt Krueger, according to the email chain included in the filing, wrote from his state email account, "I am also adamantly oppose[sic] this bill."
A 69-year-old Laurel man received the same 80-year prison sentence on Friday that he did after his first trial in 2015 for killing a man during a knife attack.
Three Billings residents behind a complaint against a sitting judge are calling for the judge’s removal, saying a public censure isn’t enough.
The first of two men accused of decapitating a casino patron who had $6 in his pocket in 2017 was sentenced to 70 years in the Montana State Prison with 20 years suspended.
Montana’s Commissioner of Political Practices has been overruled for his 2018 censorship of Montana’s Board of Regents.
A judge has ruled that Billings Catholic Schools can sell the former St. Francis Upper school building, ending a custody battle of the property.
A district judge in Yellowstone County denied an attorney's challenge to the constitutionality of Montana's DUI law for marijuana.
For the savage beatings of four women over six months in 2014, Todd Michael Johnson was sentenced Tuesday to serve 40 years in prison.
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HELENA — Changing the regions that Montana judges serve doesn’t look like the best way to help districts where judges have more work than they…
BILLINGS - A man who was accused of having sex with a woman while she had a seizure is now facing a felony charge of aggravated assault in add…
BILLINGS – A man who admitted to sexually assaulting a sleeping teenager who twice told him to stop was sentenced to 20 years in prison Tuesday.
BILLINGS - A man who, along with his girlfriend, was charged in 2014 for holding down and burning his 6-year-old daughter with Down syndrome p…
BILLINGS - A man who raped and sexually abused two girls numerous times over the course of 10 years was sentenced Tuesday to 30 years in prison.