185 ABA Journal Iowa articles.
Jul 9, 2019 10:14 AM CDT
Jul 3, 2019 10:36 AM CDTreport released recently by the nonprofit Vera Institute of Justice.
Apr 26, 2019 2:36 PM CDT
Feb 22, 2019 3:00 PM CST
A former Iowa prosecutor who pleaded guilty to the theft of a colleague’s underpants has had his law license suspended.
The Iowa Supreme Court suspended Benjamin Stansberry indefinitely last…
Jan 29, 2019 3:46 PM CST
A state court judge has overturned an Iowa law that bans most abortions after a fetal heartbeat is detected.
Judge Michael Huppert of Polk County, Iowa, ruled Tuesday that…
Jan 23, 2019 11:30 AM CST
A federal judge on Wednesday struck down an Iowa law that makes it a crime to obtain access to an agricultural production facility under false pretenses.
U.S. District Judge James…
Jan 10, 2019 3:19 PM CST
An Iowa man accused of sexually assaulting a minor has won dismissal of the charges after the prosecutor was arrested at the courthouse for public intoxication on the day he…
Dec 19, 2018 11:56 AM CST
An Iowa lawyer decided to remove a Facebook post calling a client an “idiot and a terrible criminal” after receiving an inquiry from the Associated Press.
Lawyer Chad Frese of…
Nov 5, 2018 1:48 PM CST
A district judge in Iowa has vacated a couple’s divorce decree because it was ghostwritten by a lawyer without the knowledge of opposing counsel.
District Judge Jeffrey Neary said Thursday…
Sep 14, 2018 9:13 AM CDT
An elected prosecutor in southeast Iowa says he will be back on the job after the state’s Supreme Court ruled 4-3 that…
Jul 12, 2018 7:10 AM CDT
Jun 5, 2018 7:05 AM CDT
The Iowa Court of Appeals has granted a reprieve to Pinky the dog in a 3-2 decision finding Des Moines’ dangerous animal ordinance was unconstitutionally vague as applied to the…
Apr 5, 2018 12:24 PM CDT
Updated: Nine more nominees for federal judgeships were announced Tuesday by the White House.
The newest wave of nominees are:
• Mark Bennett, former attorney general of Hawaii, to…
Feb 13, 2018 4:00 PM CST
Attorney General Jeff Sessions is sending a hate-crimes lawyer to Iowa to help local prosecutors in their case against a man accused of murdering a high-school student.
The Justice Department…
Oct 16, 2017 2:55 PM CDT