19-2001 Kinds of Challenge
19-2002 Defendants Must Join in Challenge
19-2003 Panel Defined
19-2004 Challenge to Panel Defined — Who May Take
19-2005 Challenge to Panel — Grounds
19-2006 Challenge to Panel — When and How Taken
19-2007 Exception to Challenge
19-2008 Overruling or Allowance of Exception
19-2009 Denial of Challenge — Trial
19-2010 Challenge for Bias of Officers
19-2011 Discharge of Jury On Sustaining Challenge
19-2012 Instruction as to Right of Challenge
19-2013 Challenge to Individual Juror — Kinds
19-2014 Time for Challenge
19-2015 Peremptory Challenge Defined
19-2016 Number of Peremptory Challenges
19-2017 Challenge for Cause Defined
19-2018 General Causes of Challenge
19-2019 Particular Causes of Challenge
19-2020 Grounds of Challenge for Implied Bias
19-2021 Exemption Not Ground for Challenge
19-2022 Challenge for Bias — How Stated
19-2023 Exceptions to Challenge
19-2024 Trial of Challenge
19-2025 Examination of Challenged Juror
19-2026 Examination of Witnesses
19-2027 Disposition of Challenge for Bias
19-2028 Exhaustion of Challenges for Cause
19-2029 Order of Challenges for Cause
19-2030 Alteration of Peremptory Challenges

Terms Used In Idaho Code > Title 19 > Chapter 20

  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Grand jury: agreement providing that a lender will delay exercising its rights (in the case of a mortgage,
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • Indictment: The formal charge issued by a grand jury stating that there is enough evidence that the defendant committed the crime to justify having a trial; it is used primarily for felonies.
  • Juror: A person who is on the jury.
  • person: includes a corporation as well as a natural person;
Idaho Code 73-114
  • State: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories; and the words "United States" may include the District of Columbia and territories. See Idaho Code 73-114
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • Trial jury: A group of citizens who hear the evidence presented by both sides at trial and determine the facts in dispute. Federal criminal juries consist of 12 persons. Federal civil juries consist of six persons.
  • Verdict: The decision of a petit jury or a judge.