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KREM.com Spokane
What does it take to prosecute a hate crime in Idaho?It does not include sexual orientation," Rep. John Gannon (D) of Boise told KTV
What does it take to prosecute a hate crime in Idaho?
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
It does not include sexual orientation," Rep. John Gannon (D) of Boise told KTVB. Rep. Gannon says it's crucial that the Idaho Legislature broaden that law - as well as civil laws - to include sexual orientation. "That sends a message that the... Read more
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KTVB Boise
What does it take to prosecute a hate crime?It does not include sexual orientation," Rep. John Gannon (D) of Boise told KTV
What does it take to prosecute a hate crime?
KTVB Boise / Posted 4 days ago
It does not include sexual orientation," Rep. John Gannon (D) of Boise told KTVB. Rep. Gannon says it's crucial that the Idaho Legislature broaden that law - as well as civil laws - to include sexual orientation. "That sends a message that the... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Group aims to help school districts fight bullyingbe creating climates and cultures where kids feel safe to come and report those
Group aims to help school districts fight bullying
KTVB Boise / Posted 4 days ago
be creating climates and cultures where kids feel safe to come and report those instances to us," Bubak said. In 2015, the Idaho Legislature did pass an anti-bullying bill. The law requires school districts to provide anti-bullying training to all... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Craters of the Moon, A push for Idaho's 1st National Parkharder than ever to gain political support from Republicans and Democrats alike
Craters of the Moon, A push for Idaho's 1st National Park
KIVI Boise / Posted 7 days ago
harder than ever to gain political support from Republicans and Democrats alike. A proposal to gather support at the Idaho Legislature has presented the 2015 session but ultimately died during the session. “We took it to the state house. And... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Analysis: Idaho Higher Ed Still Trying to Recover From Recessionto the Idaho Center for Fiscal Policy, the 4.2 percent increase for colleges an
Analysis: Idaho Higher Ed Still Trying to Recover From Recession
Boise Weekly / Posted 8 days ago
to the Idaho Center for Fiscal Policy, the 4.2 percent increase for colleges and universities recently approved by the Idaho Legislature still leaves state funding down more than 30 percent from pre-recession levels when adjusted for... Read more
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Boise Weekly
What is Hate? After Gay Man's Murder, Better Idaho Wants Suspects Charged with Hate Crimeshuman rights law. In addition to enhanced charges being filed against the susp
What is Hate? After Gay Man's Murder, Better Idaho Wants Suspects Charged with Hate Crimes
Boise Weekly / Posted 11 days ago
human rights law. In addition to enhanced charges being filed against the suspects in Nelson's murder, Better Idaho is pressing for changes to be made by the Idaho Legislature to the state's existing malicious harassment law to include LGBT st... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Man who stalked woman and eventually shot her sentencedthe time specifying that people in particular relationships were able to receiv
Man who stalked woman and eventually shot her sentenced
KIVI Boise / Posted 12 days ago
the time specifying that people in particular relationships were able to receive the order. Wirfs legal case spurred the Idaho Legislature to pass a stricter stalking law that was signed into law by Governor Otter on March 30th, 2016. “Stalking... Read more
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Boise Weekly
The Fight Over Idaho's Minimum Wage Takes a Turnpertaining to Idaho's minimum wage, which is currently pegged at the federal mi
The Fight Over Idaho's Minimum Wage Takes a Turn
Boise Weekly / Posted 13 days ago
pertaining to Idaho's minimum wage, which is currently pegged at the federal minimum of $7.25, have been hot topics at the Idaho Legislature. According to Idaho Rep. Mat Erpelding (D-Boise), co-author of a bill to raise the Gem State's minimum... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Spiritual Healing and the Lawnot being practiced. Perhaps many physicians might feel similarly about their r
Spiritual Healing and the Law
Boise Weekly / Posted 13 days ago
not being practiced. Perhaps many physicians might feel similarly about their relations with their patients. Whatever the Idaho Legislature decides in regard to the law, this ethic is worth remembering, and this perspective on the deepest... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Officials: Boat had invasive species onboardhave been performed, identifying nearly 145 boats carrying zebra or quagga muss
Officials: Boat had invasive species onboard
KIVI Boise / Posted 13 days ago
have been performed, identifying nearly 145 boats carrying zebra or quagga mussels. With increased funding from the Idaho Legislature in 2016, ISDA has expanded the hours of operation at invasive species boat check stations across the state,... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Curtis Bowers, Producer Of Agenda Movies, To Speak At Chattanooga Tea Partyis a Christian statesman, husband, father, filmmaker, speaker, and businessman.
Curtis Bowers, Producer Of Agenda Movies, To Speak At Chattanooga Tea Party
The Chattanoogan / Posted 14 days ago
is a Christian statesman, husband, father, filmmaker, speaker, and businessman. He served as a state representative in the Idaho legislature, started and operated three Award Winning Fondue Restaurants, and produced the $101,000 Grand Prize winning... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Low voter turnout expected in upcoming Idaho primaryBOISE - An open seat on the Idaho Supreme Court and every elected post in the I
Low voter turnout expected in upcoming Idaho primary
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 15 days ago
BOISE - An open seat on the Idaho Supreme Court and every elected post in the Idaho Legislature are up for grabs Tuesday. But the key question will be just how many Idahoans show up to participate in this year's primary election? It's been nearly... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Idaho State Police investigating fatal motorcycle crash on Highway 95in upcoming Idaho primary BOISE, Idaho (AP) - An open seat on the Idaho Suprem
Idaho State Police investigating fatal motorcycle crash on Highway 95
KHQ Spokane / Posted 15 days ago
in upcoming Idaho primary BOISE, Idaho (AP) - An open seat on the Idaho Supreme Court and every elected post in the Idaho Legislature are up for grabs Tuesday. But the key question will be just how many Idahoans show up to participate in... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Rain helps firefighters in Western Washingtonin upcoming Idaho primary BOISE, Idaho (AP) - An open seat on the Idaho Suprem
Rain helps firefighters in Western Washington
KHQ Spokane / Posted 15 days ago
in upcoming Idaho primary BOISE, Idaho (AP) - An open seat on the Idaho Supreme Court and every elected post in the Idaho Legislature are up for grabs Tuesday. But the key question will be just how many Idahoans show up to participate in... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Low voter turnout expected in upcoming Idaho primaryBOISE - An open seat on the Idaho Supreme Court and every elected post in the I
Low voter turnout expected in upcoming Idaho primary
KTVB Boise / Posted 15 days ago
BOISE - An open seat on the Idaho Supreme Court and every elected post in the Idaho Legislature are up for grabs Tuesday. But the key question will be just how many Idahoans show up to participate in this year's primary election? It's been nearly... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Early morning Spokane Valley standoff ends in arrestin upcoming Idaho primary BOISE, Idaho (AP) - An open seat on the Idaho Suprem
Early morning Spokane Valley standoff ends in arrest
KHQ Spokane / Posted 15 days ago
in upcoming Idaho primary BOISE, Idaho (AP) - An open seat on the Idaho Supreme Court and every elected post in the Idaho Legislature are up for grabs Tuesday. But the key question will be just how many Idahoans show up to participate in... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Man attempts to rob car wash with potato chip bagin upcoming Idaho primary BOISE, Idaho (AP) - An open seat on the Idaho Suprem
Man attempts to rob car wash with potato chip bag
KHQ Spokane / Posted 15 days ago
in upcoming Idaho primary BOISE, Idaho (AP) - An open seat on the Idaho Supreme Court and every elected post in the Idaho Legislature are up for grabs Tuesday. But the key question will be just how many Idahoans show up to participate in... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Pfizer Will No Longer Supply Execution Drugsof lethal injections. Currently, lethal injection is the sole method of state-
Pfizer Will No Longer Supply Execution Drugs
Boise Weekly / Posted 17 days ago
of lethal injections. Currently, lethal injection is the sole method of state-sponsored execution in Idaho. In 2009, the Idaho Legislature removed firing squad as a method of execution. There are currently nine individuals—eight men and one... Read more
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KIVI Boise
6 Investigates: Idaho schools fail to carry opioid overdose treatmentto a study by www.drugfree.org in 2011, Idaho ranks near the top of all states
6 Investigates: Idaho schools fail to carry opioid overdose treatment
KIVI Boise / Posted 18 days ago
to a study by www.drugfree.org in 2011, Idaho ranks near the top of all states dealing with opioid abuse. However, the Idaho Legislature recently approved the use of purchase of a powerful drug without a prescription named Naloxone, which can... Read more
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Boise Weekly
CDA Press: New PAC Targets Rep. Luke Malekprevious work as an attorney for the Coeur d'Alene Tribe and his opposition to
CDA Press: New PAC Targets Rep. Luke Malek
Boise Weekly / Posted 21 days ago
previous work as an attorney for the Coeur d'Alene Tribe and his opposition to "historic racing machines." In 2013, the Idaho Legislature approved the machines for operation at Idaho racetracks. But in 2015, lawmakers rescinded their approval,... Read more
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KIVI Boise
20/26 pavement restoration to start next monthIdaho Transportation Board selected 17 road and bridge projects across Idaho in
20/26 pavement restoration to start next month
KIVI Boise / Posted 22 days ago
Idaho Transportation Board selected 17 road and bridge projects across Idaho in December 2015 for maintenance and repair work. The projects are all funded by the $54.1 million in general fund surplus provided by the Idaho Legislature... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Mr. Cope's Cave: What It Will Look Like When Idaho Goes Down the Drainthe year 2000 alone, 100,000 acres have been taken out of the public domain. W
Mr. Cope's Cave: What It Will Look Like When Idaho Goes Down the Drain
Boise Weekly / Posted 24 days ago
the year 2000 alone, 100,000 acres have been taken out of the public domain. When he is not finagling to accommodate the interests of privatization as a once-poobah in the Idaho Legislature, Russell Fulcher is a commercial real estate de... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Dr. Jaclyn KettlerPlus, we've examined a few pieces of legislation. Such as... Well, the instan
Dr. Jaclyn Kettler
Boise Weekly / Posted 27 days ago
Plus, we've examined a few pieces of legislation. Such as... Well, the instant horse racing bill for one. [The 2013 Idaho Legislature legalized instant horse racing gambling machines only to rescind the law in 2015]. Our class talked a bit... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Idaho terminates paid daily fantasy sports contestsin the agreement is a path to resume offering paid fantasy sports contests to I
Idaho terminates paid daily fantasy sports contests
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 28 days ago
in the agreement is a path to resume offering paid fantasy sports contests to Idaho consumers, including the Idaho Legislature changing the law to allow for and regulate such contests. Paid daily fantasy sports contests could resume... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Idaho terminates paid daily fanstasy sports contestsin the agreement is a path to resume offering paid fantasy sports contests to I
Idaho terminates paid daily fanstasy sports contests
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 28 days ago
in the agreement is a path to resume offering paid fantasy sports contests to Idaho consumers, including the Idaho Legislature changing the law to allow for and regulate such contests. Paid daily fantasy sports contests could resume... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Feds seek to join suit against Idaho's public defense systemjurisdictions fulfill their constitutional obligation in providing legal repres
Feds seek to join suit against Idaho's public defense system
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 30 days ago
jurisdictions fulfill their constitutional obligation in providing legal representation to those who can't afford it. The Idaho Legislature passed several reforms earlier this year, including allocating $5.5 million for establishing new standards... Read more
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Salon.com
Inside the right-wing lie factory: Secrets of a Koch-funded propaganda machine more insidious than Fox Newsworks quickly and efficiently. Here’s a good example, from a report by the Cent
Inside the right-wing lie factory: Secrets of a Koch-funded propaganda machine more insidious than Fox News
Salon.com / Posted a month ago
works quickly and efficiently. Here’s a good example, from a report by the Center for Media and Democracy. In 2012, the Idaho legislature took up a bill that was designed to keep minors from going to commercial tanning salons. It was... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Feds seek to join suit against Idaho's public defense systemjurisdictions fulfill their constitutional obligation in providing legal repres
Feds seek to join suit against Idaho's public defense system
KTVB Boise / Posted 1 months ago
jurisdictions fulfill their constitutional obligation in providing legal representation to those who can't afford it. The Idaho Legislature passed several reforms earlier this year, including allocating $5.5 million for establishing new standards... Read more

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