Rebecca Boone, The Associated Press

Rebecca Boone

The Associated Press

Boise, ID, United States

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Recent articles by Rebecca:

Abortion info fight targets university but affects far more

A University of Idaho memo warning staffers not to refer students to abortion or birth control providers has placed the school at the center of a debate over First Amendment rights and access to reproductive health care → Read More

Idaho universities disallow abortion, contraception referral

Idaho universities are warning staffers not to refer students to abortion providers or emergency contraception → Read More

Judge bans cameras from Idaho mom's triple murder case

An Idaho judge has banned cameras from the courtroom in the high-profile triple murder case against a mother and her new husband, saying he fears the images could prevent a fair trial → Read More

Court will issue decision later for Lori Vallow Daybell camera ban hearing

The hearing for Lori Vallow Daybell where a camera ban in the courtroom was argued this morning.Vallow Daybell's attorneys asked 7th District Judge Steven Boyc → Read More

Parents worry about kids as Seattle school strike continues

Meeka DiLorenzo has a son at a Seattle high school and supports teachers who are striking over pay and classroom support, but she worries about the toll on students whose first day has been delayed. → Read More

Political pressure over 'Drag Kids' event rocks Boise Pride

When Joseph Kibbe attended the first Boise Pride Festival in 1989, he and about two dozen other participants wore paper bags over their heads to hide their faces from potentially violent onlookers. → Read More

Former Idaho lawmaker sentenced to 20 years' prison for rape

A former Idaho lawmaker convicted of raping a 19-year-old legislative intern has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for the crime → Read More

Idaho can’t enforce abortion ban in medical emergencies

A federal judge has barred Idaho from enforcing a strict abortion ban in medical emergencies, clearing the way for hospitals to continue treating ectopic pregnancies and other pregnancy-related complications normally for now → Read More

Medical groups, 20 states weigh in on Idaho abortion lawsuit

A legal battle over abortion rights pitting one of the reddest states in the nation against the U.S. government has dozens of states and major medical associations seeking to weigh in. → Read More

Mom accused of killing kids in Idaho seeks change in charges

Attorneys for a mother charged with conspiring to kill her children in Idaho and to steal their social security benefits asked a judge on Tuesday to send the case back to a grand jury because they say the indictment is confusing. → Read More

Idaho Supreme Court won’t block strict abortion bans

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho’s strict abortion bans will be allowed to take effect while legal challenges over the laws play out in court, the Idaho Supreme Court ruled Friday. The ruling means … → Read More

Idaho Supreme Court won't block strict abortion bans

Idaho's strict abortion bans will be allowed to take effect while legal challenges over the laws play out in court, the Idaho Supreme Court ruled on Friday. → Read More

Justice Department asks judge to pause Idaho abortion ban

The U.S. Department of Justice asked a federal judge this week to bar Idaho from enforcing its near-total abortion ban while a lawsuit pitting federal health care law against state anti-abortion legislation is underway. → Read More

Justice Department asks judge to pause Idaho abortion ban

The U.S. Department of Justice asked a federal judge this week to bar Idaho from enforcing its near-total abortion ban. → Read More

Top court in deeply conservative Idaho is latest in red states to weigh total abortion ban

It's likely that virtually all abortions will be banned eventually in deeply conservative Idaho, along with most other Republican-dominated states. → Read More

Abortion court battles press on, even in deep red states

Since the top federal court’s June 24 ruling overturning the 1973 Roe v. Wade decision, the abortion fight has continued to play out in courts, with judges deciding whether bans or other deep restrictions can be enforced. → Read More

Abortion court battles press on, even in deep red states

Since the top federal court’s June 24 ruling overturning the 1973 Roe v. Wade decision, the abortion fight has continued to play out in courts, with judges deciding whether bans or other deep restrictions can be enforced. → Read More

Abortion court battles press on, even in deep red states

Since the top federal court’s June 24 ruling overturning the 1973 Roe v. Wade decision, the abortion fight has continued to play out in courts, with judges deciding whether bans or other deep restrictions can be enforced. → Read More

Abortion court battles press on, even in deep red states

On Wednesday, lawyers representing a physician and the regional Planned Parenthood affiliate went before the Idaho Supreme Court to ask the justices to block enforcement of laws intended to restrict abortion. → Read More

Idaho’s top court latest in red state to weigh abortion ban

The legal and political landscape has shifted almost daily since the June 24 U.S. Supreme Court ruling that overturned the 1973 Roe v. Wade decision and allowed states to determine whether abortion should be allowed. → Read More