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In the United States District Court for the District of Idaho

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2614

Scope and Contents

Photocopies of typewritten and signed report of a court case. The case was McCabe et al., v. Arave et al. Melvin A. McCabe and Mark Madsen, inmates of the Idaho State Correctional Institution and members of the Church of Jesus Christ Christian, compalined that Arvon Arave, Warden of the Institution, and Al Murphy, Director of the Idaho State Department of Corrections, denied them the right to practice their religion. Judge Marion J. Callister, Chief Judge United States District Court, found that the complaint was "completely without merit."


  • 1985-1986


Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from In the United States District Cour for the District of Idaho must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Historical note

Court for the United States of America in Idaho.


1 item (20 p.)(0.02 linear ft.)

Language of Materials



Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).

Register of In the United States District Court for the District of Idaho
Benjamin Sipes
2010 November 16
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Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

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