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Idaho Supreme Court justices hear arguments in instant racing case on Tuesday (Betsy Z. Russell)

Drama in the courtroom at instant racing arguments...

This morning’s arguments in the instant racing case featured an extended exchange between Justice Daniel Eismann and Deputy Attorney General Brian Kane in which both repeatedly interrupted each other, voices were raised, and the justice accused Kane of “evading” his questions. At issue was whether...

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On how to say 'sine die'... 

In the Maine Supreme Court opinion that was submitted to Idaho justices in the instant racing case as a supplemental authority before this morning’s arguments, a footnote addresses the latin phrase “sine die,” or “without a day,” used to describe when the Legislature adjourns for...

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Idaho endowment lands earn record $124M in fy 2015 

Idaho's endowment lands generated a record $124 million in the fiscal year that ended June 30, the AP reports. Meanwhile, the Idaho Endowment Fund increased 3 percent to $1.8 billion. The state agency said that strong returns over the last five years have permitted boosting...

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