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.
Oil Patch Killing Suspect Appeals To Supreme CourtA mentally disabled Colorado man accused of killing a Montana teacher is asking the state Supreme Court to reverse a lower judge's ruling that he is fit to stand trial.
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.
Colorado Man Returns To Jail After Mental Evaluation In Teacher's KillingA Colorado man charged with killing an eastern Montana teacher has been returned to jail following a lengthy evaluation to see if he's fit for trial.
After Teacher's Death, Suspect's Trial In DoubtHundreds of people helped search for Sherry Arnold and calls for frontier-style justice greeted the arrest of the man accused of killing her.
Attorneys: Colorado Man Unfit For Homicide Trial In MontanaAttorneys for a Colorado man charged with killing an eastern Montana teacher filed court papers Friday saying his mental disabilities render him unfit to stand trial in a case that could carry the death penalty.