General Information




Welcome to the home page for the Second Judicial District, State of Idaho. The Second Judicial District includes the counties of Clearwater, Latah, Lewis, Idaho and Nez Perce located in North Central Idaho.

The Administrative Judge of the Second District is the District Judge Jay P. Gaskill, whose chambers are located in the Nez Perce County Courthouse in Lewiston, Idaho.

Second Judicial District Local Rules:    Admin Order 2018-05

For additional contact information, please follow the "Court Contact Info" link to the left.  


            This full-time position will work closely with judges, defendants, treatment providers, probation, prosecutors, public defenders, court staff, and other stakeholders.   Responsibilities include client screenings, coordination of team meetings, personnel and record management; statistical and other reporting; and the development and monitoring of treatment resources.

            Preferred qualifications include a BA/BS and experience in criminal justice, social sciences, or in related fields; as well as training and/or experience in substance abuse and addiction treatment, and some mental health and community networking and resource development.  Preference may be given to those with extensive experience and/or a Master’s Degree.  Compensation will depend upon experience. The court locations are in Lewiston and Moscow. The hiring entity is Latah County.

            To obtain a job description and application, contact the Trial Court Administrator, POB 896, 1230 Main Street, Lewiston ID 83501, (208) 799-3050, fax (208) 799-3192,  Applications close on Wednesday May 20th at 5:00pm.


Public Comment period 4/26-5/17 --  Public Comment form


BECKSTEAD, KENTON, is Prosecutor with the Nez Perce Tribe, Lapwai, Idaho

GĂ“MEZ, JANA, is the City Attorney, for the City of Lewiston, Lewiston, Idaho

HAGELBERG, LUKE A., is a Bonner County Public Defender, Sandpoint, Idaho

McFARLAND, JOANNA, is a Private Practice Attorney, Lewiston, Idaho

NOLTA, PAIGE, is a Private Practice Attorney, Lewiston, Idaho

NORTH-SHAUL, PENELOPE, is a Private Practice Attorney, Idaho Falls, Idaho

PALL, ZACHARY AARON is the Lewis County Prosecutor, Nezperce, Idaho

RAMALINGAM, SUNIL, is an Assistant Clinical Professor at the University of Idaho, College of Law, Moscow, Idaho

THIE, BRIAN D., is a Prosecuting Attorney, Benewah County, St. Maries, Idaho

WADSWORTH, BRYANT, is a Private Practice Attorney, Island Park, Idaho


Focus on Children Schedule - 2019 - UPDATED June  and July date change

Family law mediator Listing


Please choose "Family Court Services" from the listing on the left to get information on class dates, times, and registration information.



Nez Perce County Weekly Judges' Rotation - 2019

State of Idaho - Data Repository - ISTARS - No longer active  for the state of Idaho

State of Idaho - Odyssey Data - iPortal  - includes the whole state of Idaho as of 10/9/2018.

For further information, please contact:

Roland Gammill
Trial Court Administrator
P.O. Box 896
Lewiston, ID 83501
Telephone 208-799-3077
Fax 208-746-7987 or 888-789-3193
E-mail Trial Court Administrator