Legal Tip of the Week

   Did you know …

that the Montana Crime Victim’s Compensation program can help if you or a family member is a victim of violent crime? The program can help with lost wages, medical bills, and funeral expenses. The crimes that apply include homicide, rape, drunk driving, domestic violence, stalking, assault, and child sexual and physical abuse.

   For more information, including eligibility rules, please visit the Relationship Abuse/Sexual Abuse/Stalking section of If you can’t find the information you want, click on the LiveHelp button or call the Montana Legal Services Association HelpLine at 1-800-666-6899.