I'll have to admit that this headline from mtstandard.com drew my curiosity. This is what I found.
Anaconda Deer Lodge County commissioners named in amended complaint over road
ANACONDA — A private land company is suing the individual Anaconda-Deer Lodge County commissioners for alleged civil rights violations in the ongoing Modesty Creek Road case.
Letica Land LLC has filed an amended complaint that accuses Mark Sweeney, Rose Nyman, Neal Warner, Robert Pierce and Elaine Lux-Burt of violating due process when they voted to open public access on the disputed road in March.
The commission unanimously reaffirmed Modesty Creek Road as a county road, which passes through a stretch Letica’s Montana Big Horn Ranch about eight miles northeast of Anaconda.
But Letica Land promptly filed for a preliminary injunction to keep its gates on the road locked until the court can determine if access is public or private.
Butte District Judge Kurt Krueger has yet to make a ruling on the injunction
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