Big Sky Lede: The Attorney General gets involved | 406 Politics


The Montana State News Bureau’s Holly Michels this week talks about her coverage of St. Peter’s Health, the hospital in Helena, saying their doctors and other staff were threatened and had their medical judgement questioned by three public officials, including Republican Attorney General Austin Knudsen.

This isn’t the first time Knudsen, whose office disputed the hospital’s description of the incident, has waded into local matters. Michels will explain about the attorney general getting involved with another case in Helena and how his actions differ from his predecessors.

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