Third Judicial District Court

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Site Bulletin Board  

Admin Orders Updated 5.1.20

Public Questionnaire


       Third Judicial District      


    Canyon County

when is a
Motion Day
Dismissal Calendar
Focus on Children Class,
formerly called Divorcing Parents Class


Rules for Filing Court Pleadings
Rules for Trial Setting
Index of Administrative Orders


links to:
Family Court Services 3rd Dist

Adams County

Canyon County

Gem County
Owyhee County
Payette County

Washington County



on-line guides:
GLOSSARY OF LEGAL TERMS A B C D E F G H I J L M N P Q R S T U V W If the word or phrase you are looking for is not listed, send an e-mail to have it added.
SMALL CLAIMS Small Claims Court; Information for Plaintiffs: Filing Your Claim, Giving Notice of Your Claim, Defendant Fails to File/Files an Answer, The Hearing, Appeals, Collecting on Your Judgment; Information for Defendants: A Claim Has Been Filed, Filing an Answer, The Hearing, Appeals, Collection and Exemptions
  DIVORCE Divorcing Parents Class, To Cope with Parents Living Apart Children Need..., Child Development and Parents Who Don't Live Together, Introduction to Mediation, How Ready Am I For Mediation, Parenting Plan Agreement, Recommended Books, It's Still Your Choice Video, Domestic Abuse Information
INFRACTIONS Court Trials in Infraction Cases, Reinstatement Requirements--Uninsured Motorist Suspensions
MISDEMEANORS You Have Been Charged...(brief guide), You Have Been Charged...(detailed), Sentencing
FELONIES Grand Jury Proceedings, Sentencing
BAIL BONDS So You Want to Bond Someone Out of Jail
JUVENILE Juvenile Corrections Act, What Parents Should Know
YOUTH COURT How & Why Youth Court Came About, How The Cases WorkPhilosophy of Youth Court, Important Information, Youth Court Alternative

State of Idaho

Court Forms
- Idaho Supreme Court Self-Help Center

links to:

Filing Fee Schedule

Child Support Guidelines


State of Idaho Home Page

Idaho Judicial Branch

Data Repository

D.H.W. Authorized DUI Evaluation Providers

D.H.W. Approved Substance Use Disorder Treatment Providers

Idaho Supreme Court Child Custody Mediators

Idaho Supreme Court Approved Domestic Assault or Battery Evaluators

Idaho Council on D.V. & Victim Assistance Approved Domestic Violence Offender Intervention Programs

About the Court Process

Links to Other Sites

The Judicial Hiring Process

Jurisdiction of the Courts
What Happens in a Civil Case
What Happens in a Criminal Case
Anatomy of a Trial
Jury Duty--What it Means & How it Works
Victim's Rights
Court Administration

Southwest Idaho Juvenile Detention Center

Magistrates Commission

Recruitment, Selection & Performance Evaluation of Magistrate Judges

Recruitment & Selection of District Judges

Magistrate Judge in Canyon County  (Public Questionnaires due 6-27-17)

Discipline & Removal of Judges

Idaho State Law Library

Idaho Judicial Council

Idaho State Bar / Idaho Law Foundation
Attorney Roster Search

- Online Lawyer Referral Service

Idaho Legal Aid Services, Inc.

Idaho Council on Domestic Violence

Domestic Violence Community Ed.

Idaho Association of Counties

Administrative Orders Now in PDF Format
Guardianship and Conservatorship Monitoring Program: 
What is the GCMP?   Functions of the GCMP   Helpful Links (Tara Hill) 
This web page created by Susan Winder and Updated by the Trial Court Administrator's Office, Canyon County Courthouse, 1115 Albany Street, Caldwell, ID 83605