The Bridger City Court is a court of limited jurisdiction within the 22nd Judicial District. It operates under the Montana Justice and City Court Rules of Civil Procedure and the Montana Uniform Rules for the Justice and City Courts. The conduct of the judge is governed by the 2008 Montana Code of Judicial Conduct, enforced by the Judicial Standards Commission of the Montana Supreme Court.
Filing Court Documents Online
If you have an existing case or ticket, you can file PDF, JPG, GIF and PNG documents with the court here.
If you've received a Notice To Appear And Complaint where the MUST APPEAR box is checked, you will need to appear in court on the date and time indicated on the citation.
The court offce is open Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Change of Plea hearings and Omnibus hearings are generally held at 1:00 p.m. on Mondays.
Open Court is held each Tuesday at 10:00 a.m.
Compliance hearings are generally held at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesdays. Jury Confirmation Hearings and Motions hearings are generally held at 1;00 p.m. on Wednesdays.
Consult the court calendar (see link at the top of the page) for details. PDF files of court dates are available for 2021 and 2022.
The Bridger City Court can generally hear civil cases where the amount in question is fifteen thousand dollars or less.