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Iowa Court Of Appeals Opinions
September 27, 2017
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Summaries of most recent opinions.
No. 15-1644
       CHANCE BARNES, Applicant-Appellant, vs. STATE OF IOWA, Respondent-Appellee.
No. 16-0102
       STATE OF IOWA, Plaintiff-Appellee, vs. MATTHEW EARL COX, Defendant-Appellant.
No. 16-0292
       RAYMOND E. THOMAS, Applicant-Appellant, vs. STATE OF IOWA, Respondent-Appellee.
No. 16-0418
       STATE OF IOWA, Plaintiff-Appellee, vs. NICHOLAS LOUIS KONZEN, Defendant-Appellant.
No. 16-0849
       HARRY E. FOX, Executor of the Estate of CYNTHIA L. FOX, deceased, Plaintiff-Appellant, vs. MARK P. RECHKEMMER and RECHKEMMER AG ENTERPRISES, INC., Defendants-Appellees.
No. 16-0954
       LISA REMMICK, Plaintiff-Appellant, vs. MAGELLAN HEALTH, INC., MAGELLAN HRSC, INC., and JULIE CARLSON, Defendants-Appellees.
No. 16-0956
       TRAVARIS CHANCELLOR, Applicant-Appellant, vs. STATE OF IOWA, Respondent-Appellee.
No. 16-1017
       STATE OF IOWA, Plaintiff-Appellee, vs. KIRBY JAY KONKLER, Defendant-Appellant.
No. 16-1068
       STATE OF IOWA, Plaintiff-Appellee, vs. MICHAEL TIERRE O'BRIEN, Defendant-Appellant.
No. 16-1158
       JAMES RANDALL TYSON, Applicant-Appellant, vs. STATE OF IOWA, Respondent-Appellee.
No. 16-1184
       STATE OF IOWA, Plaintiff-Appellee, vs. JOHNNY LEE MCFADDEN, JR., Defendant-Appellant.
No. 16-1365
       STATE OF IOWA ex rel., THOMAS J. MILLER, Attorney General of Iowa, Applicant-Appellee, vs. AWAKENED, INC., JOSHUA WEBER, and HEATHER WEBER, Respondents-Appellants.
No. 16-1463
       WEST LAKES PROPERTIES, L.C., Plaintiff-Appellee, vs. GREENSPON PROPERTY MANAGEMENT, INC., Defendant-Appellant.
No. 16-1482
       IN RE THE MARRIAGE OF GEORGE E. HANNA AND BETH A. HANNA Upon the Petition of GEORGE E. HANNA, Petitioner-Appellant, And Concerning BETH A. HANNA, Respondent-Appellee.
No. 16-1560
       STATE OF IOWA, Plaintiff-Appellee, vs. MICHAEL ANTHONY WILLIAMS, Defendant-Appellant.
No. 16-1584
       CAMERON COOK, Petitioner-Appellant/Cross-Appellee, vs. TUYET NORIEGA, Respondent-Appellee/Cross-Appellant.
No. 16-1616
       STATE OF IOWA, Plaintiff-Appellee, vs. CHRISTOPHER ALLEN MOORE, Defendant-Appellant.
No. 16-1638
       STATE OF IOWA, Plaintiff-Appellee, vs. ANTAVIEON JACKSON, Defendant-Appellant.
No. 16-1697
       STATE OF IOWA, Plaintiff-Appellee, vs. WENDY LYNN HORAK, Defendant-Appellant.
No. 16-1722
       STATE OF IOWA, Plaintiff-Appellee, vs. QUINTEN BRICE MCMURRY, Defendant-Appellant.
No. 16-1730
       FIRAS RABI, M.D., Petitioner-Appellant, vs. IOWA BOARD OF MEDICINE, Respondent-Appellee.
No. 16-1869
       STATE OF IOWA, Plaintiff-Appellee, vs. SERENA PIA POZECK, Defendant-Appellant.
No. 16-1881
       STATE OF IOWA, Plaintiff-Appellee, vs. CHOROIN DEVONTEA SMITH, Defendant-Appellant.
No. 16-1955
       STATE OF IOWA, Plaintiff-Appellee, vs. ROBERT EARL BRANDHORST, Defendant-Appellant.
No. 16-1957
       STATE OF IOWA, Plaintiff-Appellee, vs. NICHOLAS LAVERN GASTON, Defendant-Appellant.
No. 16-2018
       STATE OF IOWA, Plaintiff-Appellee, vs. DAREN THOMAS LEIKVOLD, Defendant-Appellant.
No. 16-2051
       STATE OF IOWA, Plaintiff-Appellee, vs. DENNIS BROWN JR., Defendant-Appellant.
No. 16-2078
       IN RE THE MARRIAGE OF RICHARD L. COOK AND SUSAN K. COOK Upon the Petition of RICHARD L. COOK, Petitioner-Appellant, And Concerning SUSAN K. COOK, Respondent-Appellee.
No. 16-2115
       STATE OF IOWA, Plaintiff-Appellee, vs. BRIAN MATTHEW CHRISTNER, Defendant-Appellant.
No. 16-2154
       MICHAEL T. MANAHL, Plaintiff-Appellant, vs. STATE OF IOWA, Defendant-Appellee.
No. 16-2210
       STATE OF IOWA, Plaintiff-Appellee, vs. MONTAVIOUS KENTRELL SMITH, Defendant-Appellant.
No. 17-0002
       STATE OF IOWA, Plaintiff-Appellee, vs. STACY LEIGH ROOK, Defendant-Appellant.
No. 17-0033
       MATTHEW RYAN McCREA, Plaintiff-Appellant, vs. JOSHUA SCOTT BROWER, Defendant-Appellee.
No. 17-0043
       STATE OF IOWA, Plaintiff-Appellee, vs. SEAN MICHAEL FOLEY, Defendant-Appellant.
No. 17-0155
       STATE OF IOWA, Plaintiff-Appellee, vs. STEVEN WAYNE SIX, Defendant-Appellant.
No. 17-0269
       STATE OF IOWA, Plaintiff-Appellee, vs. CODY C. HAMMER, Defendant-Appellant.
No. 17-0270
       STATE OF IOWA, Plaintiff-Appellee, vs. TYSON JAMES RUTH, Defendant-Appellant.
No. 17-0322
       STATE OF IOWA, Plaintiff-Appellee, vs. MICHAEL J. MCDONALD, Defendant-Appellant.
No. 17-0403
       STATE OF IOWA, Plaintiff-Appellee, vs. JOHN GEORGE BISDORF JR., Defendant-Appellant.
No. 17-0421
       STATE OF IOWA, Plaintiff-Appellee, vs. DAVID MICHAEL HURST, Defendant-Appellant.
No. 17-0452
       MARC RUDEN, Plaintiff-Appellee, vs. KYRA PEACH, Defendant-Appellant.
No. 17-0676
       IN THE INTEREST OF O.E. and A.E., Minor Children, B.E., Father, Appellant.
No. 17-0740
       IN THE INTEREST OF D.B., T.B., A.M., and A.T., Minor Children, STATE OF IOWA, Petitioner-Appellant, JAMI HAGEMEIER, Guardian Ad Litem, Appellant.
No. 17-0851
       IN THE INTEREST OF A.S., Minor Child, A.S., Mother, Appellant.
No. 17-0995
       IN THE INTEREST OF C.E., Minor Child, A.E., Mother, Appellant.
No. 17-1033
       IN THE INTEREST OF C.H., Minor Child, B.H., Mother, Appellant.
No. 17-1042
       IN THE INTEREST OF T.R., C.R., and K.R., Minor Children, J.R., Father, Appellant, S.H., Mother, Appellant.
No. 17-1144
       IN RE THE INTEREST OF A.P., Minor Child, P.B., Mother, Appellant, T.W., Father, Appellant.
No. 17-1166
       IN THE INTEREST OF P.D. and R.D., Minor Children, S.M., Mother, Appellant, C.D., Father, Appellant.
No. 17-1184
       IN THE INTEREST OF M.C., Minor Child, K.S., Mother, Appellant.
No. 17-1201
       IN THE INTEREST OF E.P., Minor Child, R.P., Father, Appellant, A.P., Mother, Appellant.
No. 17-1212
       IN THE INTEREST OF E.P., B.B., and D.B., Minor Children, K.M., Mother, Appellant.
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