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Federal Court finds Idaho agricultural protection law violates Constitution

Federal Court finds Idaho agricultural protection law violates Constitution

Recently, a federal district court judge ruled that Idaho’s “Interference with Agricultural Production” statute violates the First Amendment and Equal Protection Clause of the U.S. Constitution. The Idaho law made it a misdemeanor for someone to make a video or audio recording in an agricultural production facility without the consent of the owner. The law also criminalized someone obtaining employment in an agricultural production facility through...




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