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Idaho Criminal Rule 1. Scope - Courts - Exceptions.

These rules apply to all criminal proceedings in the district courts and the magistrates divisions thereof of the state of Idaho with the following exceptions: 


(a)  Extradition and fugitives from justice;     

(b)  Forfeiture of property for violation of a statute of the State of Idaho;     

(c)  Collection of fines and penalties; 

(d)  Juveniles under the Youth Rehabilitation Act; 

(e)  Juveniles under the Child Protective Act; 

(f)  Habeas corpus; 

(g)  Uniform post-conviction proceedings, except as provided in Rule 57;

(h)  Coroner and coroner's inquests; 

(i)  Proceedings in quo warranto. 


(Adopted December 27, 1979, effective July 1, 1980; amended March18, 1998, effective July 1, 1998.)


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


Members of the
Idaho Supreme Court

Chief Justice Jim Jones
Justice Daniel T. Eismann
Justice Roger S. Burdick
Justice Warren E. Jones
Justice Joel D. Horton

Members of the
Idaho Court of Appeals

Chief Judge John M. Melanson
Judge Sergio A. Gutierrez
Judge David W. Gratton
Judge Molly J. Huskey



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