The Iowa Judicial Branch has launched a new juror notification process. Beginning today, prospective jurors in Iowa will no longer receive a paper juror questionnaire in the mail with a summons to report for jury duty. Instead, prospective jurors will receive a post card with information on how to complete the questionnaire online.
On Friday, December 14, the Iowa Court of Appeals will hold a special ceremony to mark the retirement of Chief Judge David R. Danilson.
Chief Justice Cady has signed an order requesting public comment on proposed Rules for Mandatory Mediation in Certain Family Law Cases
Today, Iowa Supreme Court Justice Daryl Hecht, Sloan, announced his intention to resign from the supreme court December 13, 2018.
Iowa Court of Appeals Chief Judge David R. Danilson, Pleasant Hill, announced his retirement. Judge Danilson, will retire January 4, 2019. He was appointed to the Iowa Court of Appeals in 2009.
Beginning at 9:00, there is one oral argument scheduled for the morning session.
Iowa voters can find information about the professional qualifications and background of every judge on the November 6 retention ballot at the Iowa Judicial Branch website—www.iowacourts.gov.
On Wednesday, October 10, justices of the Iowa Supreme Court will meet with students from five Red Oak area schools to discuss the Iowa judicial system and the role of the courts in Iowa