19-2101 Order of Trial
19-2102 When Order May Be Departed From
19-2103 Argument to Jury
19-2104 Presumption of Innocence — Reasonable Doubt
19-2105 Doubt as to Degree of Crime
19-2106 Trial of Joint Defendants
19-2107 Discharge of Codefendant for Use as Witness
19-2108 Discharge of Defendant to Testify for Codefendants
19-2109 Discharge Equivalent to Acquittal
19-2110 Rules of Evidence
19-2111 Conspiracy — Sufficiency of Evidence
19-2113 Bigamy — Proof of Marriage
19-2114 Forging Bank Bills — Proof of Incorporation — Expert Witnesses
19-2115 Abortion and Abduction — Corroborating Testimony
19-2116 False Pretense — Sufficiency of Evidence
19-2117 Testimony of Accomplice — Corroboration
19-2118 Discharge of Jury for Want of Jurisdiction, or Insufficiency of Indictment
19-2119 Discharge of Jury for Want of Jurisdiction — Offense Committed Out of State
19-2120 Offense Committed in Another County
19-2121 Procedure If Defendant Not Arrested — Procedure If Defendant Arrested
19-2122 Procedure Upon Discharge of Jury for Insufficiency of Indictment
19-2123 Advisory Instruction to Acquit
19-2124 View of Premises by Jury
19-2125 Disclosure of Facts Known by Juror
19-2126 Custody of Jury During Trial
19-2127 Admonishment of Jury On Adjournments
19-2128 Discharge of Juror for Illness or Disability — Substitute Juror
19-2129 Decision of Questions of Law
19-2130 Decision of Questions of Law and Fact — Trial for Libel
19-2131 Decision of Questions of Law and Fact in Other Trials — Jury Bound by Instructions
19-2132 Instructions to Jury — Requests — Instructions On Included Offenses
19-2133 Retirement of Jury — Oath of Bailiff
19-2134 Commitment of Defendant Pending Trial
19-2135 Absence of Prosecuting Attorney — Appointment of Substitute

Terms Used In Idaho Code > Title 19 > Chapter 21

  • Acquittal:
    1. Judgement that a criminal defendant has not been proved guilty beyond a reasonable doubt.
    2. A verdict of "not guilty."
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Bail: Security given for the release of a criminal defendant or witness from legal custody (usually in the form of money) to secure his/her appearance on the day and time appointed.
  • Bailiff: a court officer who enforces the rules of behavior in courtrooms.
  • 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,
  • 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.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Juror: A person who is on the jury.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • person: includes a corporation as well as a natural person;
Idaho Code 73-114
  • Personal property: includes money, goods, chattels, things in action, evidences of debt and general intangibles as defined in the uniform commercial code — secured transactions. See Idaho Code 73-114
  • Plea: In a criminal case, the defendant's statement pleading "guilty" or "not guilty" in answer to the charges, a declaration made in open court.
  • Pleadings: Written statements of the parties in a civil case of their positions. In the federal courts, the principal pleadings are the complaint and the answer.
  • Property: includes both real and personal property. See Idaho Code 73-114
  • Recess: A temporary interruption of the legislative business.
  • 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
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • Verdict: The decision of a petit jury or a judge.