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Idaho Rules of Family Law Procedure Rule 120. Dismissal of Inactive Cases.


Any action, appeal or proceeding in which no action has been taken for a period of ninety (90) days may be dismissed unless there is a showing of good cause for retention.  Dismissal pursuant to this rule is with prejudice in the case of appeals and without prejudice as to all other matters.  At least fourteen (14) days prior to such dismissal, the clerk must give notice of the pending dismissal to all parties or their attorneys of record.   


(Adopted April 2, 2014, effective for early adopters July 1, 2014, effective statewide July 1, 2015; amended May 14, 2019, effective July 1, 2019.)
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Members of the
Idaho Supreme Court

Chief Justice G Richard Bevan
Justice Roger S. Burdick
Justice Robyn M. Brody
Justice John R. Stegner
Justice Gregory W. Moeller

Members of the
Idaho Court of Appeals

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



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