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Solitude and Majesty in Montana's Beartooth Wilderness

By Mike Eckel | May 18
It's hard not to feel vertigo in the majesty of Montana's wilderness.

Montana Judge Asked to Decide on Gay Marriage

Oct 15
Four couples challenging Montana's ban on gay marriages have asked a federal judge to decide the issue without going to trial.

Montana's Gay Marriage Decision Could Come Sooner

By Lisa Baumann | Oct 6
An American Civil Liberties Union official says the U.S. Supreme Court's denial of five states' appeals against gay marriage is a good sign for those challenging marriage bans in other states, such as Montana.

Mont. City Rejects Non-Discrimination Ordinance

Aug 12
The Billings City Council has rejected an ordinance to ban discrimination based on a person's sexual orientation or gender identity.

Montana AG Asks Court to Uphold Gay Marriage Ban

By Lisa Baumann | Jul 18
Montana's attorney general asked a federal court Thursday to uphold the state's constitutional same-sex marriage ban in response to a lawsuit that seeks to overturn it.

4 Couples Suing Over Montana’s Gay Marriage Ban

By Lisa Baumann | May 21
Four gay couples are suing Montana over its constitutional ban on same-sex marriage.

Montana City’s Leaders Back Gay Rights Protections

May 13
Bozeman city leaders have given their initial backing to a measure creating protections for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people.

Montana Supreme Court Rules in Church Dispute

Mar 13
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

Oct 3
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

Jul 16
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.

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