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Idaho Appellate Rule 10. Hearings by the Supreme Court.

The Supreme Court shall hold terms of Court as provided by the Idaho  constitution, the statutes of the state of Idaho and the rules of the  Supreme Court, and will hear appeals and petitions in accordance with the  following procedure:   

 

(a)  Terms of Court. The Supreme Court will hold terms of Court as required  by the Idaho Constitution and such other terms as may be set by the Court.  In addition, the Supreme Court may set cases individually for hearing or  argument. Changes in the terms of Court may be made by order of the Supreme  Court.   

 

(b)  Hearing Appeals Outside of Terms of Court. The Court may set and hear  appeals and petitions before a quorum of the Court at any time and at any  place within the state of Idaho.   

 

(c)  Register of Actions. The Clerk shall number consecutively and enter  all cases in a Register of Actions in the order of the filing with the  Supreme Court of the initial document in each proceeding. All cases will be  heard in the division and in the order in which they come at issue, unless  otherwise ordered. Provided, the Clerk shall, upon order of the Court,  transfer the appeal filed in any division to a special calendar of the  Court of expedited appeals for hearing in Boise or at such other place as  the Court may order.   

 

(d)  Divisions and Calendars. There shall be five appellate divisions in  the state and calendars of appeals as follows:   

 

(1)  The Coeur d'Alene division calendars shall contain all appeals filed  in the counties of the First Judicial District.   

 

(2)  The Lewiston division calendars shall contain all appeals filed in the  counties of the Second Judicial District.   

 

(3)  The Boise division calendars shall contain all appeals filed in the  counties of the Third and Fourth Judicial Districts. 

 

(4)  The Twin Falls division calendars shall contain all appeals filed in  the counties of the Fifth Judicial District.   

 

(5)  The Pocatello division calendars shall contain all appeals filed in  the counties of the Sixth and Seventh Judicial District.   

 

(e)  Expedited Calendar. There shall be an additional calendar of expedited  appeals and petitions for hearing in Boise or at such other place as  ordered by the Court, and the Clerk shall transfer such appeals and  petitions from any of the above divisions to the expedited calendar as  directed by the Court. 

 

(Adopted March 25, 1977, effective July 1, 1977; amended March 26, 1992, effective July 1, 1992.)

As the Third Branch of Government, we provide access to justice through the timely, fair, and impartial resolution of cases.

 

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