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Costs are allowed, of course, to the plaintiff upon a judgment in the plaintiff's favor in the following cases:
(1) in an action for the recovery of real property or damages to real property;
(2) in an action to recover the possession of personal property when the value of the property exceeds $50, with the value determined by the jury, court, or referee by whom the action is tried;
(3) in an action for the recovery of money or damages, exclusive of interest, when plaintiff recovers over $50;
(4) in a special proceeding;
(5) in an action that involves the title or possession or right of possession of real estate;
(6) in an action that involves the legality of any tax, impost, assessment, toll, or municipal fine;
(7) in quo warranto proceedings;
(8) in an action to foreclose a lien or pledge, to prevent or abate a nuisance, or for an injunction; or
(9) in an action for property damage arising out of the ownership, maintenance, or use of a motor vehicle if the plaintiff is entitled to attorney fees under 25-10-303.
Cite this article: FindLaw.com - Montana Title 25. Civil Procedure § 25-10-101. When costs allowed, of course, to plaintiff - last updated April 27, 2021 | https://codes.findlaw.com/mt/title-25-civil-procedure/mt-code-ann-sect-25-10-101/
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