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Eye On Boise lawsuit archive

THURSDAY, OCT. 8, 2015

THURSDAY, OCT. 1, 2015

Of deadlines, rules and attorney fees... 

Idaho is refusing to pay $95,000 in legal fees to the Coeur d’Alene Tribe in the instant racing case because the state Attorney General’s office contends the tribe filed its invoice for the fees a day after a 14-day deadline had expired. The tribe says...

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WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 30, 2015

TUESDAY, SEPT. 29, 2015


FRIDAY, SEPT. 25, 2015

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 16, 2015

MONDAY, AUG. 31, 2015

MONDAY, AUG. 3, 2015

THURSDAY, JULY 23, 2015

WEDNESDAY, JULY 22, 2015

THURSDAY, JULY 16, 2015

Inmates, Idaho prison officials face off in decades-old lawsuit 

Inmates at an Idaho prison are asking a federal judge to sanction the state because they believe prison officials deliberately misled a court-appointed examiner on prison health care by tampering with medical records and hiding problem inmates. The Idaho Department of Correction, meanwhile, contends the inmates' claims are without merit and...

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MONDAY, JULY 6, 2015

Catching up on the week's news... 

There’s plenty of news to catch up on from the past week that I’ve been gone, starting with the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision legalizing same-sex marriage in all 50 states the Friday before last. Gay marriage already became legal in Idaho last October, but Gov....

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WEDNESDAY, JUNE 24, 2015

Marijuana license-plate profiling case dropped

A discrimination case against the Idaho State Police for targeting a driver for a marijuana search because his license plates were from a state that has legalized the drug has been dismissed at the request of both sides, after it ran into numerous legal hurdles....

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THURSDAY, JUNE 18, 2015

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 17, 2015

MONDAY, MAY 4, 2015

Idaho spud growers sue over pest controls 

A group of 10 eastern Idaho potato growers and a shipper have filed a lawsuit seeking to end a quarantine and field testing imposed by state and federal authorities after the discovery of a microscopic pest that led some countries to ban Idaho spuds, the...

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TUESDAY, APRIL 14, 2015

Former Idaho inmate, paralegal file $50M lawsuit

Here’s a news item from the Associated Press: NAMPA, Idaho (AP) — A former Idaho inmate and his girlfriend have filed a federal lawsuit against the Idaho Department of Corrections, seeking $50 million in damages because they claim correction staffers retaliated against them. According to...

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THURSDAY, APRIL 2, 2015

FRIDAY, FEB. 6, 2015

Gay marriage case could cost Idaho another $300,000

Here’s a news item from the Associated Press: BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The legal team that successfully fought to overturn Idaho's ban on gay marriage has filed paperwork seeking an additional $300,000 in court costs. Boise attorney and lead counsel Deborah Ferguson filed the three-page...

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TUESDAY, JAN. 13, 2015

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