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Remembrances of Chief Justice Mark Cady

Statements from the Supreme Court Regarding the Death of Chief Justice Mark Cady

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Watch for your juror postcard

The Iowa Judicial Branch has launched a new juror notification process using postcards to notify prospective jurors with information on how to complete the juror questionnaire online.

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For Teachers and Students

The We the Jury video helps students learn about the evolution of the jury system, how the system works, and how the right to trial by jury was guaranteed to all American citizens in the Bill of Rights to the United States Constitution. 

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District Judicial Nominating Commissioner Elections

Nominating petitions are now available for individuals who wish to have their names listed on the ballot to fill district judicial nominating commissioner positions.

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December 5, 2019

The Iowa Supreme Court expects to file opinions in three cases tomorrow.

November 27, 2019

The State Judicial Nominating Commission, which is responsible for selecting nominees for appointment to the Iowa Supreme Court, announced today it will begin accepting applications for the vacancy on the court that occurred when Chief Justice Mark Cady passed away on November 15, 2019. The Commission received notice of the vacancy from Governor Reynolds on November 20, 2019.  The Commission has sixty days to send a slate of nominees to the Governor, who makes appointments to the court.  

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