Pro Se Resources
If you are representing yourself and need to appear for an upcoming hearing telephonically, please contact Municipal Court at (406) 552-6180 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org and provide a clerk with your updated phone number, address and email. The Court will email an invitation to attend your hearing electronically. If you do not have an email address on file the Court will contact you telephonically when your case is called. Defendants that have joined the Court electronically will be addressed first. Instructions on joining the meeting are below. Please understand that there are a number of hearings scheduled for the same period as your hearing, so you may not be contacted immediately. Thank you.
Instructions for joining electronically (this is if you received an invite by email):
Call the phone number provided in the invite
You will be prompted to enter the Conference ID provided in the invitation
Follow any additional prompts
Please mute yourself until your case is called
Instructions and documents for Pro Se filers (.docx). Please note: if you are filing a motion by email your motion and the proposed order must be filed as attachments. You may also file your motion and proposed order as a paper document by mail or in person at the counter.
Please see Instructions for Pro Se Filers for mailing address and the court’s Fax number.
Please note: if you are needing to Subpoena a person (to testify at a hearing) you must bring two copies of the completed Subpoena form to the counter at Municipal Court where a clerk will sign both copies and scan the document to the record. Both copies will be given back to you: one for the process server and one that will be served on the person the Subpoena is issued for."
- Appearance Date Extension MOTION (DOC)
- Appearance Date Extension ORDER (DOC)
- Continue, Speedy Trial Waiver MOTION (DOC)
- Continue, Speedy Trial Waiver ORDER (DOC)
- Court Standard Jury Instructions (DOC)
- Dismiss Deferred Imposition of Sentence ORDER (DOC)
- Generic Motion (DOC)
- Generic Order (DOC)
- Grant Deferred Imposition of Sentence MOTION (DOC)
- Modification-Reconsideration of Sentence MOTION (DOC)
- Modification-Reconsideration of Sentence ORDER (DOC)
- Notice Appeal, Stay Sentence pro se MOTION (DOC)
- Notice Appeal, Stay Sentence pro se ORDER (DOC)
- Payment Date Extension
- Settlement Master Request to Appear
- Subpoena Duces Tecum Pro Se
- Subpoena Pro Se (DOC)
- Zoom Appearance Request (DOC)