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Trial begins Tuesday for former Idaho lawmaker accused of rape

BOISE, Idaho -- The trial for a former Idaho lawmaker accused of raping a 19-year-old legislative intern begins Tuesday. Aaron von Ehlinger was a Republican state representative for Lewiston when an intern reported he brought her to his apartment under…

Idaho lawmaker who named rape accuser may lose committee assignment

A legislative ethics committee decided Tuesday that an Idaho lawmaker who publicized the name of a Statehouse intern who reported that she was raped by another lawmaker should be stripped of one of her committee assignments for acting in an a manner “unbecoming” to the state's House of Representatives.