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Idaho Rules of Evidence Rule 513. Lawyer May Exercise Claim of Privilege.

Whenever a person has a right to claim a privilege on behalf of the person or for another, it may be exercised by the lawyer for such person. The authority of the lawyer to do so is presumed in the absence of evidence to the contrary.


(Adopted March 26, 2018, effective July 1, 2018.)

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Members of the
Idaho Supreme Court

Chief Justice G Richard Bevan
Justice Robyn M. Brody
Justice John R. Stegner
Justice Gregory W. Moeller
Justice Colleen D. Zahn

Members of the
Idaho Court of Appeals

Chief Judge Jessica M. Lorello
Judge David W. Gratton
Judge Molly J Huskey



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