Jessica Robinson http://boisestatepublicradio.org en Idaho Woman Arrested For Abortion Is Uneasy Case For Both Sides http://boisestatepublicradio.org/post/idaho-woman-arrested-abortion-uneasy-case-both-sides <p>An Idaho woman arrested for inducing her own abortion is taking her case to federal court. Jennie Linn McCormack was charged last year under an obscure Idaho law for ending her pregnancy with RU-486. She joins an increasing number of women who get the so-called abortion pill off the internet. McCormack&rsquo;s attorney says he&rsquo;s willing to take the challenge all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court. Meanwhile, neither pro-choice nor pro-life groups are paying attention to the case.</p> Wed, 11 Apr 2012 12:29:10 +0000 Jessica Robinson 3868 at http://boisestatepublicradio.org Idaho Woman Arrested For Abortion Is Uneasy Case For Both Sides No More Texting, But What About Mapping While Driving? http://boisestatepublicradio.org/post/no-more-texting-what-about-mapping-while-driving <p>Beginning this summer, texting will be illegal for drivers across all three Northwest states. Idaho Governor Butch Otter signed a bill&nbsp;last&nbsp;week that outlaws texting while driving on Idaho roads. But in the age of the smartphone, text messages aren&rsquo;t the only&nbsp;distraction on the tiny screen.</p> Mon, 09 Apr 2012 15:24:54 +0000 Jessica Robinson 3852 at http://boisestatepublicradio.org No More Texting, But What About Mapping While Driving?