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Groups Want To See Montana Judge's Racist Obama Email

AP | MATTHEW BROWN | Posted 09.01.2014 | Politics

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A group of American Indians wants a court to preserve and eventually release an investigative file containing inappropriate e...

Montana Judge Facing Censure Over Rape Comments Calls Penalty 'Unwarranted'

Reuters | Posted 08.27.2014 | Politics

By Laura Zuckerman June 27 (Reuters) - A Montana judge facing suspension by the state's top court for implying a 14-year-old girl was ...

Montana Judge Admits Fault For Blaming Rape Victim

Reuters | Posted 04.20.2014 | Politics

By Laura Zuckerman Feb 18 (Reuters) - A Montana judge, under fire for suggesting a 14-year-old girl was partly to blame for being rap...

Montana Judge Says He Should Be Censured For Comments On Rape Victim

AP | MATTHEW BROWN | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A Montana judge under fire for commenting that a 14-year-old student rape victim appeared "older than her chronological age" ...

Judge Steps Down After Racist Obama Email Sparks Outrage

AP | MATT VOLZ | Posted 10.05.2012 | Politics

HELENA, Mont. -- The chief federal judge for Montana plans to step down from the post and take a reduced caseload next year after forwarding a racist ...

Should Judge Cebull Resign for His Racist Email?

Judge H. Lee Sarokin | Posted 05.10.2012 | Politics
Judge H. Lee Sarokin

What next? The facts are undisputed. The email was racist; its content despicable. It was forwarded by a sitting federal judge, indeed the chief judge of the district. Is this a wrong that can be righted by an apology?

Montana's Senior Federal Judge Crosses the Line

Bob Edgar | Posted 05.01.2012 | Politics
Bob Edgar

In spreading a vile and racist "joke" about President Obama, Judge Cebull disgraced himself and demonstrated his unfitness for the bench. He has apologized, as he should, but that's not enough.

Montana: Assisted Suicide Ruled Legal

AP | AMY BETH HANSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

HELENA, Mont. — A Montana judge has ruled that doctor-assisted suicides are legal in the state, a decision likely to be appealed as the state ar...