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Idaho Rules of Civil Procedure Rule 7(b)(1). Motions and Other Papers.

An application to the court for an order shall be by motion which, unless made during a hearing or trial, shall be made in writing, shall state with particularity the grounds therefor including the number of the applicable civil rule, if any, under which it is filed, and shall set forth the relief or order sought. A proposed form of order, if included, shall be a separate document.  The requirement of writing is fulfilled if the motion is stated in a written notice of the hearing of the motion. 


(Amended March 28, 1986, effective July 1, 1986; amended June 15, 1987, effective November 1, 1987; amended march 27, 1997, effective July 1, 1997.)


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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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