Latest Idaho Supreme Court News

Attorney defending Idaho’s abortion laws quits AG’s office

Nov. 02, 2022 19:26 PM EDT

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A high-profile Idaho attorney who has defended in state and federal courts some of the most restrictive abortion laws in the nation is among the latest attorneys to quit state employment. Former Deputy Attorney General Megan Larrondo is one of eight attorneys...

Idaho Supreme Court overturns grandparents' visitation law

Sep. 19, 2022 16:27 PM EDT

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The Idaho Supreme Court has overturned a law allowing grandparents to seek visitation rights after finding that it unconstitutionally violates the “fundamental right to parent.” In the ruling handed down Friday, the high court said parents have a fundamental...

Legislature can intervene in Idaho-US water rights fight

Sep. 15, 2022 15:15 PM EDT

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The Idaho Legislature can intervene in a lawsuit filed against Idaho by the U.S. Department of Justice challenging recently-passed state water laws, but a federal judge has yet to rule on whether ranchers and the Idaho Farm Bureau Federation can take part. The...