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Shane Thomas McMillan / University of Montana School of Journalism’s Native News Project


A federal lawsuit about how the FBI handled a Crow man’s murder will be tried by a judge, not jury.

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Indigenous people from across Montana gathered in a Helena courtroom today to hear oral arguments about how the FBI handled a Crow man’s murder.

Hate crimes across the country were up 17 percent last year, according to the latest data from the Federal Bureau of Investigation out this week.