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Yellowstone County, Montana
District Court
Case Types Contact Department

Case types filed in this office are:

  • Civil (DV)
  • Domestic Relations (DR)
  • Paternity (DF)
  • Criminal (DC)
  • Probate (DP)
  • Guardian/Conservator (DG/C)
  • Adoptions (DA)
  • Juvenile (DJ)
  • Dependent/Neglected (DN)
  • Insanities (DI)
  • Marriage Licenses are issued (ML)


Other matters may be handled without being assigned a case type. If you have any questions regarding case types, please call (406) 256-2851.


While the Clerk of District Court's office is pleased to assist you in any way possible, please understand that we are unable to provide legal advice. If you need legal advice, please contact an attorney.