Stories tagged: victims rights
Mon., March 5, 2018
“Marsy’s Law for Idaho,” a proposed constitutional amendment on victim’s rights, failed in the Idaho House on Monday by falling five votes short of the required two-thirds support.
Mon., Dec. 18, 2017
Advocates of a proposal seeking to expand the rights of crime victims in Idaho say the statewide cost would be less than 1 percent of what the state already spends …
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 25, 2017
Tissue in hand, the young crime victim recounted her experience with Idaho’s criminal justice system after being raped by an 18-year-old at the age of 14.
UPDATED: Thu., April 6, 2017
Backers of a sweeping constitutional amendment on victims rights say they’ll be back next year, after an Idaho House committee rejected the amendment this year following days of emotional hearings.
UPDATED: Tue., March 21, 2017
After lengthy, stormy hearings that stretched over three days, an Idaho House panel on Tuesday killed
Sat., May 7, 2016
A citizens’ initiative seeking to expand the rights of Montana crime victims and their families qualified Friday for the November ballot.