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Idaho Rules for Small Claims Actions Rule 11. Informal Proceedings.

The trial must be informal, and the court may adjourn the trial in the interest of justice and to allow the parties to present further relevant evidence. The court may allow the parties and any witnesses to appear telephonically. The court must make a verbatim record or recording of any proceeding or hearing.



(Adopted March 1, 2016; effective July 1, 2016.)

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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
Judge Amanda K. Brailsford



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