§ 45-5-601 Prostitution — patronizing prostitute — exception
§ 45-5-602 Promoting prostitution
§ 45-5-603 Aggravated promotion of prostitution
§ 45-5-604 Evidence in cases of promotion
§ 45-5-611 Bigamy
§ 45-5-612 Marrying a bigamist
§ 45-5-613 Renumbered 45-5-507
§ 45-5-620 Repealed
§ 45-5-621 Nonsupport
§ 45-5-622 Endangering welfare of children
§ 45-5-623 Unlawful transactions with children
§ 45-5-624 Possession of or unlawful attempt to purchase intoxicating substance — interference with sentence or court order
§ 45-5-625 Sexual abuse of children
§ 45-5-626 Violation of order of protection
§ 45-5-627 Ritual abuse of minor — exceptions — penalty
§ 45-5-628 Criminal child endangerment
§ 45-5-631 Interference with parent-child contact
§ 45-5-632 Aggravated interference with parent-child contact
§ 45-5-633 Defenses to interference with parent-child contact and aggravated interference with parent-child contact
§ 45-5-634 Parenting interference
§ 45-5-637 Possession or consumption of tobacco products, alternative nicotine products, or vapor products by persons under 18 years of age prohibited — unlawful attempt to purchase — penalties

Terms Used In Montana Code > Title 45 > Chapter 5 > Part 6

  • Arraignment: A proceeding in which an individual who is accused of committing a crime is brought into court, told of the charges, and asked to plead guilty or not guilty.
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Bail: Security given for the release of a criminal defendant or witness from legal custody (usually in the form of money) to secure his/her appearance on the day and time appointed.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Knowingly: means only a knowledge that the facts exist which bring the act or omission within the provisions of this code. See Montana Code 1-1-204
  • Nolo contendere: No contest-has the same effect as a plea of guilty, as far as the criminal sentence is concerned, but may not be considered as an admission of guilt for any other purpose.
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Person: includes a corporation or other entity as well as a natural person. See Montana Code 1-1-201
  • Plea: In a criminal case, the defendant's statement pleading "guilty" or "not guilty" in answer to the charges, a declaration made in open court.
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Restitution: The court-ordered payment of money by the defendant to the victim for damages caused by the criminal action.
  • State: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories. See Montana Code 1-1-201
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • Writing: includes printing. See Montana Code 1-1-203