Colorado Man Gets 80 Years In Teacher's Oil-Patch KillingA Colorado man faces sentencing Monday in the killing of a Montana math teacher in a case that has emerged as a chilling example of the social changes accompanying an oil boom sweeping the Northern Plains.
Oil Patch Murder Defendant To Be Sentenced Dec. 15A Colorado man who pleaded guilty in the killing of a teacher in the Northern Plains' oil patch faces sentencing on Dec. 15 in Montana.
Colorado Man Pleads Guilty To Oil Patch MurderA Colorado man pleaded guilty Wednesday to the murder of a Montana teacher in an oil boom town where residents say their lives were forever altered by the crime.
Suspect From Colorado Plans To Plead Guilty In Oil Patch Killing
Court: Oil-Patch Murder Suspect From Colorado Competent The Montana Supreme Court has denied a Colorado man's petition to be declared unfit to stand trial in the murder of a high school teacher in the Bakken oil patch.
Oil-Patch Killing Suspect From Colorado Called Fit For TrialAttorneys for the Montana Department of Justice asked the state Supreme Court on Wednesday to reject a Colorado man's petition to be declared unfit to stand trial in the oil-patch murder of a high school math teacher.
Prosecutors Won't Seek Death In Oil Patch KillingProsecutors have dropped their pursuit of the death penalty for a Colorado man suspected of killing a teacher in eastern Montana's oil patch, according to court documents filed Tuesday.
Judge: Oil Patch Killing Suspect Fit For TrialA mentally disabled Colorado man is fit to stand trial in the killing of a Montana teacher whose body was found in a shallow grave in North Dakota.
Montana Judge To Decide If Colorado Murder Suspect Fit For TrialSharply divergent images of a Colorado man charged with killing a Montana teacher during a random abduction attempt emerged during a hearing Tuesday to determine whether the suspect is fit for trial.
Montana Murder Case Suspect From Colorado Seeks To Avoid TrialDefense experts testified Monday that a Colorado man is unfit for trial in the murder of a Montana teacher because he is prone to distort the past and displays the intelligence of an 11-year-old.
Colorado Man Charged In Murder Of Montana Teacher Diagnosed As DisabledA Colorado man charged in the murder of an eastern Montana teacher was diagnosed with mental disability following a recent evaluation at Montana State Hospital, according to court documents filed Thursday by defense attorneys.
Competency Hearing Scheduled For Colorado Man In Teacher Death CaseA Montana judge has scheduled a two-day competency hearing to determine if a Colorado man charged with killing a high school teacher is fit for trial.