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Legislative Redistricting in Idaho

Sponsored by the Idaho State Bar Government and Public Lawyers Section

Thursday, November 4, 2021

9:00 am - 12:15 pm (MT)

 

Ada County Courthouse – Commissioners Hearing Room

200 W. Front St. – Boise

 

In Person Attendance Limited to 50 People

Live Webcast Also Available

3.0 CLE credits of which 3.0 are NAC (pending)

Cost:

Standard Registration                                                                       $ 100.00

Members of the Government and Public Lawyers Section                      $ 65.00

Law Students/General Public                                                              $ 40.00

Idaho’s legislative district maps will be renewed in the fall of 2021, based on the work of Idaho’s Citizen Commission for Reapportionment (“Commission”) and new 2020 Census data. The Government and Public Sector Lawyers section of the Idaho State Bar presents a CLE covering the legal framework and latest developments in redistricting. This includes constitutional, statutory, and administrative framework on the national and state level, with an inside look at the work at the Commission, Discussion on redistricting theories, legal challenges to redistricting and gerrymandering, and political strategies, and the future of redistricting in the age of data

Speakers, panelists, and moderators include:

  • Bart M. Davis, Co-Chair, Idaho Commission for Reapportionment and former United States Attorney, District of Idaho and former Idaho State Senate Majority Leader
  • Jim Jones, Parsons Behle & Latimer, retired Idaho Supreme Court Justice and former Idaho Attorney General
  • Briane Nelson “Nels” Mitchell, Idaho Commission for Reapportionment, and former candidate for the U.S. Senate
  • Philip A. McGrane, Ada County Clerk
  • Brian P. Kane, Office of the Idaho Attorney General
  • Dr. Jaclyn J. Kettler, Associate Professor of Political Science, Boise State University
  • Benjamin P. Cover, Associate Professor of Law, University of Idaho College of Law
  • Michael S. Gilmore, Adjunct Professor, University of Idaho College of Law and former Deputy Idaho Attorney General
  • Grant Loebs, Prosecuting Attorney of Twin Falls County and experienced redistricting litigator
  • Elizabeth L. Bowen, Idaho Legislative Services Office

 

8:30 am                Registration

9:00 am                Welcome

Andrew Jorgensen, Vice Chair, Government and Public Sector Lawyers

 

9:05 am                Part I: Constitutional, Statutory, and Administrative Framework for Redistricting

Benjamin P. Cover, Associate Professor of Law, University of Idaho College of Law and Jim Jones, Parsons Behle & Latimer, retired Idaho Supreme Court Justice, and former Idaho Attorney General

 

9:50 am                Part II: Inside Redistricting and Idaho’s Citizen Commission for Reapportionment - Panel Discussion

Moderator:  Philip A. McGrane, Ada County Clerk

Panelists: Briane Nelson “Nels” Mitchell, Idaho Commission for Reapportionment, and former candidate for the U.S. Senate

Bart M. Davis, Co-Chair, Idaho Commission for Reapportionment and former United States Attorney, District of Idaho and former Idaho State Senate Majority Leader

Elizabeth L. Bowen, Idaho Legislative Services Office

 

10:50 am             Break

 

11:05 am             Part III: Panel Discussion on Redistricting Theories, Legal Challenges to Redistricting, and Political Strategies Related to Redistricting

Moderator:        Brian P. Kane, Office of the Idaho Attorney General

Panelists:          Grant Loebs, Twin Falls Prosecuting Attorney

Michael S. Gilmore, Adjunct Professor, University of Idaho College of Law and former Deputy Idaho Attorney General

Benjamin P. Cover, Associate Professor of Law, University of Idaho College of Law             

Jaclyn J. Kettler, Associate Professor of Political Science, Boise State University

 

12:10 pm             Final Comments

Kolby Reddish, Chair, Government and Public Sector Lawyers

 

12:15 pm             Program Concludes

Seminar Information
Date Presented:
November 04, 2021 9:00 AM Mountain
Length:
3 hours, 15 minutes
Legislative Redistricting in Idaho
Individual topic purchase: Selected
Idaho State Bar
Total MCLE Credits: 3.00
Including NAC: 3.00
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