State of Idaho News

U.S. files brief in Idaho case regarding criminal defendant's right to attorney

By Mark Iandolo | May 13, 2016

BOISE, Idaho (Legal Newsline) — The Department of Justice has announced it has filed an amicus curiae brief in the Supreme Court of Idaho in Tracy Tucker et al v. state of Idaho, et al.

Idaho AG praises U.S. SC decision in lawsuit with Medicaid providers

By Legal News Line | Apr 2, 2015

BOISE, Idaho (Legal Newsline) - The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed with the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare in its lawsuit with five Medicaid providers over reimbursement rates, Idaho Attorney General Lawrence Wasden recently announced.

Supreme Court overturns Idaho Medicaid case

By Shaun Zinck | Apr 2, 2015

The U.S. Supreme Court agreed with the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare in its lawsuit against five Medicaid providers over reimbursement rates, Idaho Attorney General Lawrence Wasden said Monday.

Idaho AG settles with allegedly unlicensed legal practice

By Bryan Cohen | Jul 31, 2014

BOISE, Idaho (Legal Newsline) - Idaho Attorney General Lawrence Wasden announced a settlement on Tuesday with the owner of a legal practice that allegedly practiced law without being licensed in the state of Idaho.

Idaho AG announces settlement with White Hat Group

By Bryan Cohen | Oct 31, 2013

BOISE, Idaho (Legal Newsline) - Idaho Attorney General Lawrence Wasden announced a settlement Wednesday with a Boise-based company to resolve allegations the company and its owner engaged in the unauthorized practice of law.

Idaho AG announces recovery of $28 million in Medicaid cases

By Bryan Cohen | Aug 27, 2013

BOISE, Idaho (Legal Newsline) - Idaho Attorney General Lawrence Wasden announced Tuesday his office completed six years of litigation involving false price reporting by major pharmaceutical companies, recovering more than $28 million in total.

Doctor wins lawsuit brought by homeless woman

By Jessica M. Karmasek | Jul 15, 2011

Jones BOISE, Idaho (Legal Newsline) - The Idaho Supreme Court on Monday affirmed a jury verdict in favor of a doctor sued for his treatment of a patient.

Idaho store not responsible for sidewalk

By Jessica M. Karmasek | Jun 2, 2011

Jones BOISE, Idaho (Legal Newsline) - The Idaho Supreme Court ruled Friday that a shopping center tenant did not owe its shoppers a duty to keep a sidewalk reasonably safe when the sidewalk was not part of its leased premises.

Boomers not at fault for brawl

By Jessica M. Karmasek | Jan 20, 2011

Jones BOISE, Idaho (Legal Newsline) - The Idaho Supreme Court has ruled that a Lewiston-area bar, Boomers, was not responsible for injuries allegedly inflicted upon a man during a random, outside brawl

Tiger preserve's lawsuit filed too late, Idaho SC says

By Jessica M. Karmasek | Oct 14, 2010

Jones BOISE, Idaho (Legal Newsline) - The Idaho Supreme Court ruled last week that a tiger preserve's tort claim against a state agency was untimely.

Pharmaceutical giant settles with Idaho over drug's side effects‏

By Nick Rees | Oct 15, 2009

Lawrence Wasden (R) BOISE, Idaho (Legal Newsline) - Pharmaceutical manufacturer Eli Lilly and Company has agreed to a $13 million settlement with the state of Idaho over allegations of failing to warn about the serious side effects of an anti-psychotic drug.

Idaho AG lauds wolf's endangered species delisting

By Chris Rizo | Mar 6, 2009

Lawrence Wasden (R) BOISE, Idaho (Legal Newsline)-U.S. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar's decision upholding the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's decision to immediately remove wolves in Idaho and Montana from the endangered species list drew praise Friday from the Idaho attorney general.

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