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Federal Government Reverses Decision to Sequester MLA Revenue

Federal Government Reverses Decision to Sequester MLA Revenue

Attorney General Tim Fox announced today that the U.S. Department of the Interior has reversed its decision to withhold Mineral Leasing Act Revenue from the States. Earlier this month, Attorney General Fox joined nine other western states protesting the sequestration of state funds under the Mineral Leasing Act (MLA).

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Attorney General Tim Fox and 12 Other States Raise Concerns about Consumer Privacy Protection in Health Insurance Exchanges

Attorney General Tim Fox and 12 Other States Raise Concerns about Consumer Privacy Protection in Health Insurance Exchanges

Attorney General Tim Fox today announced that Montana and 12 other states have sent a letter to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), expressing concerns about consumers’ private information being protected under the new health insurance exchanges that are set to go into effect this fall.

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Montana Protests Federal Withholding of Mineral Leasing Act Revenue

Montana Protests Federal Withholding of Mineral Leasing Act Revenue

Attorney General Tim Fox announced today that Montana has joined nine other western states protesting the sequestration of state funds under the Mineral Leasing Act (MLA).

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State Crime Lab Open House August 15

State Crime Lab Open House August 15

In conjunction with National Forensic Science Week, the State Crime Lab plans a public open house on Thursday, August 15 from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm.

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Montana Joins Brief to Prevent Overreaching Federal Jurisdiction and Oppose Removal of State Cases to Federal Court

Montana Joins Brief to Prevent Overreaching Federal Jurisdiction and Oppose Removal of State Cases to Federal Court

Today, Attorney General Tim Fox announced Montana joined an amicus brief in support of Mississippi in Mississippi v. AU Optronics (U.S.).  

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Attorney General Fox Stands Up for Montana’s Right to Regulate its Mining, Protect its Water

Attorney General Fox Stands Up for Montana’s Right to Regulate its Mining, Protect its Water

Today, Montana Attorney General Tim Fox announced he and attorneys general from 10 other states have joined an amicus brief protecting the states’ role in protecting their waters and in regulating mining activities.

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Attorney General Fox Joins Eight Other States in Letter to EEOC

Attorney General Fox Joins Eight Other States in Letter to EEOC

Attorney General Fox announced today that Montana has joined with attorneys general in eight other states in a letter to the U.S. Equal Opportunity Commission.

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Attorney General Fox Asks Congress to Fight Prostitution, Child Sex Trafficking by Amending Federal Law

Attorney General Fox Asks Congress to Fight Prostitution, Child Sex Trafficking by Amending Federal Law

Attorney General Tim Fox today joined a bi-partisan national coalition of 49 Attorneys General calling on Congress to amend the law to help fight prostitution and child sex trafficking.

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Options Announced for Montanans Affected by Verizon Service Outages

Options Announced for Montanans Affected by Verizon Service Outages

Verizon subscribers who recently began experiencing a disruption of cell phone service now have options available to help them improve coverage or switch carriers.

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Attorney General Fox Launches Montana Healthcare Foundation

Attorney General Fox Launches Montana Healthcare Foundation

Today, Attorney General Tim Fox announced the formation of the Montana Healthcare Foundation.

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