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McGrath: Address Confidentiality Program Aids Victims

HELENA – As the state observes Crime Victim Awareness Week, Montana Attorney General Mike McGrath said Tuesday that the new Address Confidentiality Program (ACP) can help victims of domestic and sexual violence and stalking. April 23-28 marks Crime Victim Awareness Week.

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A Statement from Attorney General Mike McGrath on the High Court’s Decision Not to Accept Missouri River Case

HELENA – Montana Attorney General Mike McGrath released the following statement today regarding the U.S. Supreme Court’s refusal to accept a case addressing the allocation of Missouri River waters to upstream and downstream states:

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Services Limited at Driver License Stations May 1-5

HELENA – From May 1-5, most driver licensing stations throughout Montana will be closed, while others will be open for limited hours and offer only license renewals and duplicates.

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Active Recruitment for Montana Highway Patrol Open Until May 19

HELENA – The Montana Highway Patrol is recruiting for officers for training to begin in September.

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A Statement from Attorney General Mike McGrath Opposing a Proposed Settlement Between Enron and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

HELENA – Montana Attorney General Mike McGrath Monday released the following statement about a proposed settlement between Enron and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission:

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AG: Insurance Law, Human Rights Act Require Contraceptive Coverage

HELENA – In an opinion released Tuesday, Montana Attorney General Mike McGrath held that when insurance policies and benefit plans include prescription drug coverage, state law requires the inclusion of prescription contraceptives and related medical services like routine gynecological visits.

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McGrath: Statutes Give Cities, Towns Options for Cooperative Purchasing

HELENA – In a formal opinion released Thursday, Montana Attorney General Mike McGrath held that a municipality may choose to participate in a cooperative purchasing agreement with the state without first going through its own competitive bidding process.

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A Statement from Attorney General Mike McGrath on Challenges to Ballot Statements

HELENA – Montana Attorney General Mike McGrath today released the following statement in response to lawsuits filed Monday. The court actions challenge the wording of statements for proposed ballot measures on judicial recall and a spending cap:

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McGrath Announces Registry for End-of-Life Directives

HELENA – Montana Attorney General Mike McGrath Tuesday announced the availability of the Montana End-of-Life Registry, a free statewide service that helps Montanans record their wishes for end-of-life care.

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A Statement from Attorney General Mike McGrath on a Proposed Transaction Between Blue Cross Blue Shield and New West Health Services

HELENA – Montana Attorney General Mike McGrath released the following statement today regarding the proposed transaction between Blue Cross Blue Shield of Montana and New West Health Services:

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