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TUESDAY, MAY 15, 2012

Idaho reaches deal to boost prison medical care 

Here's a news item from the Associated Press: BOISE, Idaho (AP) ― The Idaho Department of Correction has agreed to increase staffing and dramatically increase medical care oversight as part of a long-running lawsuit over conditions at a prison south of Boise. The agreement filed...

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TUESDAY, JAN. 3, 2012

THURSDAY, DEC. 15, 2011

Judge: Public can't see Idaho prison settlement

A federal judge has refused to unseal a settlement agreement between an Idaho inmate and a private prison company involving allegations of rampant violence at Idaho's privately operated prison, the Idaho Correctional Center south of Boise, the AP reports. The Associated Press had asked the...

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TUESDAY, SEPT. 20, 2011

MONDAY, JUNE 27, 2011

Court considers blocking new anti-union laws 

A federal judge is now pondering whether Idaho's newest anti-union laws should be blocked while they're challenged in court, the Associated Press reports; the two laws, intended to weaken the power of labor organizations in Idaho, were passed during the 2011 legislative session and are...

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WEDNESDAY, JUNE 8, 2011

Church, city settle zoning lawsuit

Here's a news item from the Associated Press: Here's a news item from the Associated Press: MOUNTAIN HOME, Idaho (AP) — The city of Mountain Home has agreed to let a church hold worship services at a local building after church leaders sued, saying its...

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THURSDAY, OCT. 22, 2009

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