Idaho Whistleblower Law

Whistleblowers protected under common law, but other statutory remedies may preclude use of the remedy. 

Court Decisions:


Frequently Asked Questions

Does Idaho have a False Claims Act (FCA)?

No. Idaho has implemented a generally applicable Medicaid anti-fraud statute intended to prevent fraud against the Idaho Medicaid program, but this is not considered a false claims act.

Does the Idaho FCA have a whistleblower provision?


Does Idaho recognize the public policy exception for wrongful termination?

Yes. Employers in Idaho are prohibited from firing employees who refuse to engage in activity that is illegal or in violation of public policy.

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