Idaho v. The United States of America: Preemption and Abortion on the U.S. Supreme Court’s 2024 Docket

Idaho Lawyers Chapter, Idaho Student Chapter

Earlier this year, the Supreme Court granted review of the federal government’s lawsuit challenging Idaho’s abortion laws as preempted by the federal Emergency Treatment and Active Labor Act (EMTALA). Ahead of arguments later this month, the advocates for the State of Idaho will discuss this important case on regulating abortion in post-Roe America.



  • Josh Turner, Solicitor General, State of Idaho
  • Lincoln Wilson, Senior Counsel, Alliance Defending Freedom
  • Moderator Prof. Rich Seamon, Margaret Schimke Distinguished Professor of Law, University of Idaho College of Law

This event is free to attend. 


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