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  1. Montana inmate dies at Colorado prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Great Falls Tribune

    HELENA, Mont. -- Montana State Prison officials say an inmate has died of an apparent hanging at a Colorado prison.

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  2. Jury: Officer justified in shooting fugitiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Great Falls Tribune

    ... was held to determine if Skillen acted appropriately. Jess was in a stolen vehicle after escaping from Montana State Prison. Authorities say Skillen shot him after Jess made a move for a gun. Law-enforcement officers have shot and killed five ...

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  3. Man convicted of killing 4 dies at Montana prisonRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Arkansas Online

    A man serving life sentences for homicides committed in Arkansas, Montana and California in 2000 died unexpectedly at the Montana State Prison in Deer Lodge, prison officials said.

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  4. Washington man gets life in prison in son's deathRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | KFBB

    ... recommendations that 38-year-old Jeremy Cramer be eligible for parole after 30 years in the Montana State Prison. Cramer pleaded guilty in December to deliberate homicide. Broderick Cramer's body was found in a field south of Anaconda last July. ...

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  5. Lawsuit Alleges Cruel and Unusual Conditions for Mentally Ill in Montana PrisonRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | Mother Jones

    ... Disability Rights Montana , a federally mandated civil rights protection and advocacy group says that Montana State Prison's treatment of prisoners amounts to "cruel and unusual punishment" and is unconstitutional. The group filed the lawsuit after ...

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  6. Group: Montana warehouses mentally ill inmatesRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | Sunherald.com

    ... prisoners for actions resulting from their mental illness, according to the lawsuit. About 300 of the Montana State Prison's 1,500 are mentally ill, but the prison's mental health treatment unit contains 12 beds, some of which are regularly empty, ...

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  7. Montana inmate, 84, dies in prison infirmaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 28 | Great Falls Tribune

    An 82-year-old inmate at the Montana State Prison has died. Prison officials say Duane Wallace Aegerter died Friday after a long illness.

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  8. "Ghostly" BannackRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 18 | Greater Falls

    ... watch for the Montana history and scenery. I watched "Haunted Collector" when the crew visited the old Montana State Prison. Hell, I even watched "The Dead Files" (ack) when it featured Paris Gibson's house right here in Great Falls. The most recent ...

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  9. ACLU: Treatment of Mentally Ill Prisoners LackingRead the original story

    Mar 1, 2014 | Flathead Beacon

    ... said the problems with the state's treatment of the mentally ill prisoners occur regularly at both Montana State Prison near Deer Lodge and the state mental hospital at Warm Springs. She said defendants sent to Warm Springs for treatment after being ...

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  10. Montana man guilty of kidnapping former foster momRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... as a foster child for about eight months when he was 16. Rickett had previously spent five years in the Montana State Prison after being convicted of theft, criminal mischief and conspiracy to commit burglary and theft and accountability for money ...

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  11. 2 Montana prison inmates die of extended illnessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2014 | Great Falls Tribune

    Corrections officials say two inmates at Montana State Prison in Deer Lodge died of natural causes over the weekend.

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  12. Final brief on lethal injections with judge; could affect fate of Ronald SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2014 | Nanaimo Daily News

    ... affect the fate of Canadian Ronald Smith. Smith, originally from Red Deer, Alta., is on death row in Montana State Prison in Deer Lodge for murdering two men in 1982. The civil liberties group filed a lawsuit in 2008 on behalf of Smith and another ...

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  13. Vaughn man sentenced in sex crime caseRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2014 | Great Falls Tribune

    A man was sentenced to 40 years in Montana State Prison for a sex crime charge in a decision handed down by District Court Judge Kenneth Neill on Tuesday.

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  14. Taco Bell Shooter Sentenced to 50 Years in PrisonRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2014 | KTMF

    A Livingston man will spend 50 years in the Montana State Prison for shooting a woman in a Taco Bell parking lot in Bozeman back in December 2012.

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  15. Man snared in child predator sting sentencedRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2014 | Great Falls Tribune

    A man arrested in Great Falls in a June 2013 sting operation targeting child predators was sentenced to a Montana State Prison term Tuesday.

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  16. SPOJA v. WHITERead the original story

    Jan 14, 2014 | FindLaw

    ... in a discharge date of October 28, 2007 rather than June 1, 2010. White was subsequently released from Montana State Prison on December 24, 2008. A 6 Based on this sentencing discrepancy, White believed that he was incarcerated for fourteen months ...

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  17. Ryan Leaf And His Agent Reportedly Manipulated Colts Prior To 1998 NFL DraftRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2014 | Stampede Blue

    Somewhere in Denver, Peyton Manning is getting ready to play in his third Super Bowl . Elsewhere, in Montana State Prison, Ryan Leaf is incarcerated. Such were the eventual fates of the No. 1 and No. 2 overall picks in the 1998 NFL Draft . Now, some ...

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  18. Farmers Could Face OSHA FinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2014 | KTMF

    ... calling the shortest worship service ever, and he did it to go home and watch his favorite team. The Montana State Prison Warden says he is implementing staff changes and adding new positions. This, after learning his facility has one of the highest ...

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  19. BBBS of Gallatin County Celebrates National Mentor MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2014 | KTMF

    ... calling the shortest worship service ever, and he did it to go home and watch his favorite team. The Montana State Prison Warden says he is implementing staff changes and adding new positions. This, after learning his facility has one of the highest ...

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  20. Farm Bill Talks EncouragingRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2014 | KTMF

    ... calling the shortest worship service ever, and he did it to go home and watch his favorite team. The Montana State Prison Warden says he is implementing staff changes and adding new positions. This, after learning his facility has one of the highest ...

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