Idaho Laws

Idaho Joint Democratic Caucus

Idaho marked the start of its fiscal year on July 1. This year we have new laws that affect first respondersdogs and cats, sexual assault victims, historic theaters and E-Bikes, just to name a few. Gemma Gaudette sits down with lawmakers to talk about some of the new laws now in effect.

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Last June, two bail bondsmen were arrested and charged with impersonating a police officer in Caldwell. This case raised several issues, about bail agents, and what they can, or can't, do. Canyon County Sheriff Kieran Donahue joins Idaho Matters to help clarify the issue.

Horse Racing Gambling Gets Closer To Idaho Ballot

Jun 28, 2018
Todd Dvorak

On Thursday, the “Save Idaho Horse Racing” campaign delivered 50 boxes of signed petitions to the Idaho Secretary of State in an effort to get their initiative on the November ballot.

Idaho State Historical Society, 72-172-81

Jeff Anderson, the Director of the Idaho State Liquor Division sums up this story in one short sentence:

“It’s just terribly complicated and the beverage alcohol laws have been kind of kluged together over decades,” Anderson says.