Missoula County Attorney - News
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Recent Court Action
11/26/13 - State v. Katie Irene Garding
The Montana Supreme Court issued its opinion affirming the conviction of Katie Irene Garding for three offenses including Vehicular Homicide While Under the Influence.
11/12/13 - State v. Emmitt Hogsten, Jr.
Defendant was sentenced by District Judge Karen Townsend to 50 years in the Montana State Prison with 30 years suspended. The judge further ordered that the Defendant would not be eligible for parole until he had served 20 years of the prison sentence. The Defendant had previously pleaded guilty to Attempted Deliberate Homicide for stabbing his ex-wife numerous times with a kitchen knife.
Major Trials Scheduled
- 1/14/14 - State v Timothy James Hoppe
- - Defendant is charged with Attempted Deliberate Homicide.