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Department of Justice Seeks Applicants for Tow Truck Complaint Resolution Committee

Department of Justice Seeks Applicants for Tow Truck Complaint Resolution Committee

The Department of Justice is seeking applications for membership to the Tow Truck Complaint Resolution Committee from a representative of the tow truck industry from western Montana, a representative of the insurance industry, and a member of the general public.

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Montana Department of Justice Announces National Missing Children’s Day Poster Contest

Montana Department of Justice Announces National Missing Children’s Day Poster Contest

The Montana Department of Justice and the Office of Public Instruction are working together to give Montana students the opportunity to participate in state and national poster contests which focus on the theme: “Bring Our Missing Children Home.”

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Attorney General Tim Fox Appoints Administrator for Division of Criminal Investigation

Attorney General Tim Fox Appoints Administrator for Division of Criminal Investigation

Attorney General Tim Fox has appointed Bryan Lockerby, a captain with the Great Falls Police Department, to lead the Division of Criminal Investigation at the Montana Department of Justice.

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Bullock Urges Canadian Health Officials to Rethink Generic Oxycodone

Bullock Urges Canadian Health Officials to Rethink Generic Oxycodone

Attorney General Steve Bullock today sent a letter to Canadian Health Minister Leona Aglukkaq asking her to reconsider her agency’s decision to allow generic oxycodone to be manufactured and sold in Canada.

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Bullock Joins National Effort to Extend Tax Relief for Distressed Homeowners

Bullock Joins National Effort to Extend Tax Relief for Distressed Homeowners

Attorney General Steve Bullock has joined a national effort by state attorneys general to urge Congress to extend tax relief for consumers who have their mortgage debt canceled or forgiven because of financial hardship or a decline in the value of their homes.

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Canadian Man Arrested in Whitefish in Connection with Child Abduction

Canadian Man Arrested in Whitefish in Connection with Child Abduction

A Canadian man, Robert Barnett, was arrested in a vehicle in Whitefish, Montana, this morning at approximately 6:45 a.m. Barnett was the subject of an AMBER Alert that was issued by Canadian authorities yesterday, after he allegedly abducted his three-year-old son during a supervised visitation in Fernie, B.C.

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Bullock Joins 37 Attorneys General in $90 Million Settlement with Pharmaceutical Co.

Bullock Joins 37 Attorneys General in $90 Million Settlement with Pharmaceutical Co.

Attorney General Steve Bullock today announced that he and 37 other attorneys general have reached a $90 million Consent Judgment with GlaxoSmithKline LLC to resolve allegations that the drug company unlawfully promoted its diabetes drug, Avandia.

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Bullock Urges Federal Support for Programs to Combat Human Trafficking

Bullock Urges Federal Support for Programs to Combat Human Trafficking

Attorney General Steve Bullock today joined 45 other state and territorial attorneys general in sending a letter to congressional leaders urging them to adequately fund programs to combat human trafficking and modern-day slavery.

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Bullock: Ensure a Safe Trick-or-Treating

Bullock: Ensure a Safe Trick-or-Treating

Attorney General Steve Bullock today urged parents to review basic safety rules with their children before they go out trick or treating and to check Montana’s online Sexual or Violent Offender Registry (SVOR) to ensure their children avoid potentially dangerous situations.

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MVD’s Title & Registration Bureau Gets New Phone Number

MVD’s Title & Registration Bureau Gets New Phone Number

Beginning this Thursday, November 1, the Motor Vehicle Division’s Title and Registration Bureau in Deer Lodge will have a new phone number, MVD administrator Brenda Nordlund announced Tuesday.

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