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Sunday, January 26, 2020

Idaho Supreme Court

Recent News About Idaho Supreme Court

  • Idaho SC overturns ruling in favor of city in sidewalk slip case

    Horton BOISE, Idaho (Legal Newsline) - The Idaho Supreme Court last week overturned a lower court's ruling in favor of a city sued for a woman's injuries at a municipal pool.

  • Idaho SC dismisses man's suit for team-building injuries

    Eismann BOISE, Idaho (Legal Newsline) - The Idaho Supreme Court last week dismissed a case filed by a man who sued over injuries he received during a team-building exercise.

  • Idaho SC: Power company not responsible for man's burns

    Horton BOISE, Idaho (Legal Newsline) - The Idaho Supreme Court ruled last week that a state power company was not negligent in a lawsuit over a man's electrical burns.

  • Idaho SC favors burger giant in negligence case

    Jones BOISE, Idaho (Legal Newsline) - The Idaho Supreme Court last week ruled in favor of fast food giant Burger King in a negligence action against the company.

  • Idaho chief justice wants more pay for judges

    Burdick BOISE, Idaho (Legal Newsline) - Idaho Supreme Court Chief Justice Roger Burdick says better pay and benefits are needed to ensure that the state's court system attracts those who are highly qualified.

  • Idaho SC rules against onion-packing plant

    Horton BOISE, Idaho (Legal Newsline) - The Idaho Supreme Court has upheld a jury verdict in favor of a field man who claimed he was offered a long-term employment contract with an onion-packing plant.

  • Doctor wins lawsuit brought by homeless woman

    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

    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.

  • School district not liable for student fight

    Eismann BOISE, Idaho (Legal Newsline) - The Idaho Supreme Court has upheld the judgment of a district court in favor of a school district, saying it wasn't liable for injuries stemming from a student fight.

  • Idaho SC upholds spine surgery ruling

    BOISE, Idaho (Legal Newsline) -- The Idaho Supreme Court has upheld a district court's ruling in favor of a physician who negligently performed a spinal surgery on a patient.

  • Idaho SC weighs in on water dispute

    Eismann BOISE, Idaho (Legal Newsline) - The Idaho Supreme Court, in a unanimous decision last week, upheld a lower court's judgment protecting senior decreed water rights in the state's Thousand Springs region.

  • Boomers not at fault for brawl

    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

    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.

  • Idaho SC affirms arbitrator's decision

    Eismann BOISE, Idaho (Legal Newsline) - The Idaho Supreme Court has upheld an arbitration award of more than $15,000, affirming a lower court decision in favor of a bank that claimed it was owed nearly as much by a delinquent cardholder.

  • Idaho SC: School not at fault for murder of student

    Horton BOISE, Idaho (Legal Newsline) - The Idaho Supreme Court, in an opinion filed on Monday, affirmed the decision of a lower court that dismissed a wrongful death lawsuit that stemmed from the murder of a high school student.

  • Ten who took part in Vietnam

    With the recent controversy over claims made by Connecticut Attorney General Richard Blumenthal, Legal Newsline takes a look at 10 state attorneys general and state supreme court justices who found themselves in Vietnam during the war.

  • Idaho SC vacates $63 million verdict in hospital case

    BOISE, Idaho (Legal Newsline)-The Idaho Supreme Court has vacated the largest jury verdict in state history, sending back to trial the case between MRI Associates and Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center.

  • Idaho Supreme Court sides with Hanks

    Tom Hanks BOISE, Idaho (Legal Newsline)-The Idaho Supreme Court this week ordered a second arbitration in the construction case actor Tom Hanks and his wife brought against a construction company.

  • Utah SC hears DRAM price-fixing case

    BOISE, Idaho (Legal Newsline)-The Idaho Supreme Court is considering whether a shareholder's lawsuit against Micron Technology Inc.'s board of directors should be allowed to proceed.

  • AP still going after Maynard's e-mails

    Maynard CHARLESTON, W.Va. (Legal Newsline) - Though former West Virginia Supreme Court Justice Elliott "Spike" Maynard lost the election, The Associated Press still is going after eight of his e-mails to Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship.