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Legal Information: Idaho

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Updated: 
October 10, 2019

What is the legal definition of malicious harassment in Idaho?

For the purposes of getting a protection order, malicious harassment is when, with intent to intimidate or harass you because of your race, color, religion, ancestry, or national origin, an abuser:

  • causes or threatens to cause you physical injury; or
  • causes or threatens to cause damage to your property, home, or land.1

1 I.C. § 18-7907(1)(c)