Montana: Federal Judge tosses Bird in cage for 3 years for killing motorcylist while driving drunk in Glacier National Park


From Great Falls Tribune

A Browning woman who previously pleaded guilty to hitting and killing a motorcyclist near Glacier National Park while driving impaired was sentenced Monday to three years in prison.
Ronda Bird, 27, was sentenced during a federal court hearing in Great Falls. She pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter in March.
Court documents state that Bird was drinking prior to driving her pickup on Highway 49 north of East Glacier….MORE

Oak Ridge Tennessee community leader and business owner killed by drunk driver
OAK RIDGE, Tenn. —Local community leader and businessman Fred Childress died Saturday afternoon from injuries sustained after his motorcycle was struck by an SUV near Glacier National Park in Montana.
According to initial reports from the Montana Highway Patrol, the 58-year-old Oak Ridge resident was driving north on Highway 49 near East Glacier Park when the oncoming vehicle crossed the center line and struck his bike…..MORE
Fred Childress was on a month-long solo motorcycle trip across America that he began on July 4th
Victim of Drunk Driver Was Founder of Tennessee Liberty Alliance
 Fred Childress of Oak Ridge, founder of the Tennessee Liberty Alliance, staunch supporter of individual freedom, and tireless opponent of government oppression and intrusion on the lives of free Americans, has passed away in a motorcycle accident in Montana. The Libertarian Party of Tennessee will miss Fred and sends condolences to his friends and family. …..MORE