Kootenai County public defender John Adams won’t be fired after all, county commissioners decided this week, saying two of the three commissioners had been unaware of Adams’ recent cancer diagnosis during their previous vote. The decision to reinstate Adams was made by the board “as a whole,” the county announced; you can read more here at spokesman.com.
Betsy Z. Russell covers Idaho news from The Spokesman-Review's bureau in Boise.
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