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Members of Montana's Missing Indigenous Persons Task Force met for their second meeting in Great Falls August 10.
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Montana’s Congressional delegation is asking the Federal Bureau of Investigations to reinstate a full-time human trafficking agent in the state.

A memorial for Henny Scott set up with a photo and loving words
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The U.S. Attorney’s Office announced Thursday it won’t pursue federal charges in the death of a young girl whose body was found near Lame Deer on the Northern Cheyenne Reservation late last year. The Office determined it could not prove foul play.

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

Legal Gavel
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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.