In re Stafford, 145 Idaho 530 (Idaho Sup. Ct. 2008)

(Medicaid eligibility case; married couple established revocable trust in 2003 and deeded marital home to trust; in 2004, wife entered nursing home and trust later deeded home back to wife in her individual capacity; weeks later, wife filed application for Medicaid benefits; couple claimed that state Medicaid agency failed to include value of home in initial resource assessment (so as to increase the husband’s spousal share of couple’s resources); claim fails – home not treated as an available resource).

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