The Iowa Judicial Branch created several brochures and videos for the public to explain the people and structure of the Iowa Court System, the Iowa Constitution, and provide information on jury duty and the Iowa Judicial Branch Building.
A 16 page, detailed guide to how court cases proceed from beginning to end. It also describes the structure and administration of Iowa’s courts and how Iowans select their judges. At the end of this guide is a website directory for more information about Iowa’s court system and court services.
A seven page, condensed guide to the Iowa court system with an overview of the three branches of government, the types of courts in Iowa, and the steps in criminal and civil cases in Iowa district courts.
We the Jury is a public service project for high schools by the Young Lawyers Division of the Iowa State Bar Association. This five minute introduction explains the history and importance of jury service.