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Idaho Supreme Court decision solidifies grocery tax

Chandra Lye Aug. 7, 2017, 12:43pm

BOISE, Idaho (Legal Newsline) – A group of Senators and Representatives in Idaho have failed in their efforts to force the Secretary of State to declare Bill 67 a law.

Idaho SC affirms decision in helicopter pilot's wrongful death appeal; Discarded clipboard had caused crash

David Hutton Jul. 19, 2017, 12:01pm

BOISE, Idaho (Legal Newsline) – The Idaho Supreme Court has affirmed a district court order granting summary judgment to the Idaho Department of Fish and Game and the state of Idaho in a family’s wrongful death lawsuit in the 2010 death of their son in a helicopter accident.

Idaho Supreme Court overturns dismissal of lawsuit between two companies

Sara McCleary Jul. 5, 2017, 2:12pm

BOISE, Idaho (Legal Newsline) – The Idaho Supreme Court has vacated a district court’s dismissal of a contract dispute between two out-of-state companies.

Idaho Supreme Court rules against man injured in smock accident during Mormon cleanup project

Dee Thompson Jun. 14, 2017, 9:44am

BOISE, Idaho (Legal Newsline) – The Supreme Court of Idaho has affirmed a ruling for the Corporation of President of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in a case of a Mormon man who sued the church over his knee injury, incurred when his smock caused him to fall down a hill during a cleanup project.

Idaho Supreme Court affirms malpractice decision, clarifies statute of limitations rule

John Revak Jun. 14, 2017, 9:40am

BOISE, Idaho (Legal Newsline) – Earlier this month, the Idaho Supreme Court affirmed a district court decision on a legal malpractice case in favor of a lawyer.

Trampoline park wins case over flipping injury

Dawn Geske Apr. 27, 2017, 11:33am

BOISE, Idaho (Legal Newsline) – The Idaho Supreme Court has ruled in favor of a trampoline park in a case filed by a then 17-year-old boy over allegations he was injured while performing a triple front flip.

Idaho AG won't oppose the sale of St. Joseph hospital to for-profit firm

Mark Iandolo Apr. 10, 2017, 12:36pm

Idaho Attorney General Lawrence Wasden will not oppose the proposed sale of St. Joseph Regional Medical Center, a nonprofit hospital in Lewiston, to a for-profit subsidiary of Tennessee-based health care provider.

Asbestos 'double-dipping' reform bill nixed by Idaho statehouse committee

Christopher Knoll Mar. 21, 2017, 9:32am

BOISE, Idaho (Legal Newsline) – An attempt by the Idaho House of Representatives to vet the claims of asbestos victims against the availability of trust funds set up two decades ago has been shot down.

Iowa SC reinstates slip-and-fall after proper defendant found

Cheyenne Dickerson Feb. 21, 2017, 8:06am

BOISE, Idaho (Legal Newsline) – On Jan. 19, the Idaho Supreme Court vacated a lower court's dismissal of a slip-and-fall lawsuit against Snake River Peterson Properties by Geralyn Gallagher.

Idaho attorney general settles with boat builder who allegedly deceived consumers

Mark Iandolo Jul. 21, 2016, 12:14pm

BOISE, Idaho (Legal Newsline) — Christopher Bohnenkamp, owner of the now-defunct Bohnenkamp’s Whitewater Customs Inc. and Treasure Valley Marine Inc., has agreed to settle allegations of failing to deliver custom-built boats and trailers to clients as promised, Idaho Attorney General Lawrence Wasden said.

PCPC to pay $9,000 in restitution after allegations of deceiving consumers in Idaho

Mark Iandolo Jul. 14, 2016, 8:13pm

BOISE, Idaho (Legal Newsline) – Private Client Payment Corp. (PCPC) has agreed to settle allegations of misleading state businesses, Idaho Attorney General Lawrence Wasden said. PCPC will pay $9,000 in restitution to business owners who filed complaints.

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

Mark Iandolo May 13, 2016, 3:06pm

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.

FanDuel, DraftKings to stop offering paid daily fantasy sports contests in Idaho

Mark Iandolo May 9, 2016, 6:59pm

BOISE, Idaho (Legal Newsline) – Idaho Attorney General Lawrence Wasden announced that executives at FanDuel Inc. and DraftKings Inc., two companies offering paid daily fantasy sports contests, agreed to stop providing those contests to consumers in Idaho.

New owners of Soldier Mountain Ski Area will distribute $13,400 in charitable goods

Mark Iandolo Mar. 2, 2016, 8:12pm

BOISE, Idaho (Legal Newsline) – Idaho Attorney General Lawrence Wasden came to an agreement with the Soldier Mountain Ski Area Inc. during an ownership transition that will see the new owner distribute $13,400 in charitable goods over the next four years.

St. Luke's Health to transfer hospital ownership back to McCall and Mountain Home districts

Mark Iandolo Feb. 12, 2016, 8:02pm

BOISE, Idaho (Legal Newsline) – Idaho Attorney General Lawrence Wasden announced an agreement with St. Luke’s Health System and two hospital districts over ownership and operation issues related to the hospitals in McCall and Mountain Home.

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

Legal News Line Apr. 2, 2015, 1:18pm

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

Shaun Zinck Apr. 2, 2015, 12:48pm

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.

Four Idaho doctors reach settlement over on-call services

Mark Payne Dec. 2, 2014, 10:37am

Four physicians reached a settlement with Idaho Attorney General Lawrence Wasden on Monday after refusing to provide on-call services to a Rexburg hospital.

Idaho AG files lawsuit against Body Renew Fitness & Tanning

Ashley Perry Oct. 3, 2014, 10:13am

Idaho Attorney General Lawrence G. Wasden filed a lawsuit on Thursday against a Treasure Valley Fitness company and its owner for allegedly failing to provide customers reimbursement after the company shut down earlier this year.

Idaho AG reaches agreements with three business owners

Bryan Cohen Aug. 20, 2014, 12:59pm

Story CopyBOISE, Idaho (Legal Newsline) - Idaho Attorney General Lawrence Wasden reached agreements with three business owners on Tuesday who allegedly misrepresented themselves to consumers and failed to deliver promised services.