2019 Sixth District Citizen’s Law Academy – Applications Due March 25

The Sixth District Bar Association, in association with the Idaho State Bar, is pleased to announce the 2019 Citizen’s Law Academy will soon be underway.  The Academy is set to commence on April 2, 2019 and run through May 14, 2019.  Sessions will be held starting at 6:00 pm on Tuesday, April 2nd and will continue every Tuesday evening through the 14th of May.  Most, if not all, of the presentations will take place on the third floor of the Bannock County Courthouse in one of the district courtrooms.  The United States Courthouse may also be used from time to time.

The academy offers basic legal education in many areas of the law including: criminal  procedure, family law, civil tort claims, Native American law, wills and estates, treatment courts, alternative dispute resolution and more.  Presenters will include attorneys and judges from all over the state as well as Judge Randy Smith of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.  There is no cost to participate, but those wishing to attend must complete a short written application.

Applications are available on line at the link below.

2019 Sixth District Citizen’s Law Academy Application

Please contact Lisa Tolle at the Federal Defenders of Idaho, at lisa_tolle@fd.org or 208-478-2046, The Bannock County Prosecutor’s Office, 208-236-7280, or Rachel Miller at the Law Offices of Racine Olson at ram@racinelaw.net or 208-232-6101 with any questions.  Applications will be mailed or emailed to you, depending on your preference and are due by March 25, 2019.  Space is limited to just 30 participants so reserve your place in this free educational community program as soon as possible!