Topics :: Montana

Montana Supreme Court Rules in Church Dispute

Thursday Mar 13, 2014
The Montana Supreme Court has ruled the property of a Lutheran church in Great Falls belongs to a few dozen members of the congregation who opposed the church’s 2010 split with its national denomination over the ordination of gay ministers.

Montana State Official Says No Joint Tax Return for Gay Couples

Thursday Oct 3, 2013
Gay couples who were legally married in other states cannot file joint Montana income-tax returns.

ACLU Sues State of Montana Over Benefits for Gay Couples

Tuesday Jul 16, 2013
A civil rights organization filed a new lawsuit against the state Monday on behalf of seven gay couples in an attempt to win for them the same benefits that married couples receive in Montana.

Home on the Range: 5 Free Things to do in Helena, Montana

By Matt Volz | Monday Jul 1, 2013
Whether your an outdoor adventurer or prefer a serene night of music under the clear night sky, Helena, Montana, offers a range of activities to entertain that won’t strain your travel budget.

Montana Gov. to Sign Bill Decriminalizing Gay Sex

By Kathryn Haake | Thursday Apr 18, 2013
Montana Gov. Steve Bullock will sign into law a bill that decriminalizes gay sex, 16 years after the state supreme court ruled the law unconstitutional.

Mont. Lawmakers Pass Bill Decriminalizing Gay Sex

Thursday Apr 11, 2013
The woman who led the court battle to strike down a Montana law that made gay sex illegal knows that having the unconstitutional law struck from the books is a symbolic act.

Resorts Warm Up with Winter Cocktails

By Scott Mayerowitz | Friday Jan 4, 2013
Winter resorts are making apres ski a bit fancier, with drinks that leave weary skiers shouting, "Another round, barkeeper!"

Montana Court Rejects Gay Couples’ Equal Benefits

By Matt Gouras | Tuesday Dec 18, 2012
The Montana Supreme Court on Monday rejected an "overly broad" request that gay couples be guaranteed the same benefits as married couples, but left the door open for advocates to modify their case and try again.

Mont. Gay Man Pleads Guilty to Lying About Hate Crime

By Jason St. Amand | Friday Aug 10, 2012
A Montana man pleaded guilty to filing a false police report that said he was physically and verbally attacked outside a straight club because he is gay.

Montana Man Gay Bashed - on His Birthday

By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday Aug 8, 2012
A 22-year-old Montana man says he was attacked outside of a nightclub on his birthday because he is gay.