drug trafficking

Prison Sentence for Meth
Mendez-Sanchez faced a maximum penalty of life in prison and a $10 million fine. He requested a lesser sentence in part because of his minimal criminal history
Sessions in Billings Friday
Q2 reports that U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions will be in Billings to talk about the drug crisis in America. Sessions is scheduled to deliver remarks at the Rimrock Foundation tomorrow afternoon at 1:15pm. The Department of Justice made the announcement yesterday...
Tester Drug and Crime Bill
Q2 reports that Montana U.S. Sen. Jon Tester has introduced a bill he believes will help cut down on illegal drug use and crime in Montana. He is sponsoring the Assisting Narcotics and Trafficking Officers in Interdicting Drugs Act also known as the ANTI-Drugs Act...
Lange Sentenced to 18 years
Former Montana House Republican Majority Leader Michael David Lange was sentenced to 18 years in federal prison on Thursday for his central role in a drug trafficking ring that distributed large amounts of methamphetamine in Montana and Wyoming...
Transient Pleads Guilty to Trafficking Meth
A transient man accused of trafficking methamphetamine in the Billings area pleaded guilty to federal drug charges on Tuesday.  38-year-old Thomas Bailey accepted a plea agreement calling for initial charges of conspiracy and possession to be dismissed at sentencing...