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The duties and records to be kept by the Clerk of the District Court are covered under Title 3, Chapter 5, Part 5, MCA. These duties include:

  • processing court records including Probate Estates, Mental Health, Adoption, Marriage, Dissolution, Criminal Juvenile and Youth in Need of Care, Search Warrants, and various Civil Actions;
  •  preparation of all district court jury trials and summonsing jurors for trial;
  •  issuing marriage licenses;
  •  processing Passport Applications; and
  • maintaining legal documents including, but not limited to, marriage and dissolution records, wills, naturalization records, as well as civil and criminal judgments.


District Court Law and Motion is held on Wednesdays in the courtroom on the third floor of the Courthouse. Mental Health hearings are attended every other Friday at the Montana State Hospital in Warm Springs, MT.

A-DLC Courthouse

800 Main St.

Anaconda, MT 59711

Second Floor

(406) 563 – 4040

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The Montana Marriage Application is available here or in the District Court office. Completed applications must be returned to the District Court office for the Marriage License to be issued. District Court is unable to issue Marriage Licenses after 4:00 pm or on Wednesdays.
District Court is an Acceptance Facility, meaning we are responsible for processing passport applications. The application is available online at Travel.State.Gov or can be printed here.

Bring your completed application, an original document as evidence of U.S. citizenship, photo identification, and a photocopy of that identification to the District Court office to complete the application process. We are unable to process applications after 4:00 pm or on Wednesdays.

The jury pool for Anaconda-Deer Lodge County is selected annually from the listing of registered voters in A-DLC. Residents are notified when they have been selected for the jury pool, and are included in this pool for twelve months. If selected from the jury pool for a case, a resident will be notified via mail sent to their local place of residence. This letter will provide details regarding the date and time at which the resident must appear and further instructions.
Anaconda-Deer Lodge County Decision Records are available for the public to review in the District Court office via our Counter Machine. Visit our office on the second floor of the Court House during regular business hours.
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Susie Krueger
Susie KruegerClerk of Court

Jamie Blaskovich | Deputy Clerk of Court

Jodi Lechman| Deputy Clerk of Court