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Case No. 18-0673

State of Iowa
Dean William Dempster, III.


State of Iowa


Dean William Dempster, III.

Attorney for the Appellee

Louis S. Sloven, Assistant Attorney General

Attorney for the Appellant

James G. Thomas and Jeffrey L. Clark

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Feb 20, 2019

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Delaware County, Monica Zrinyi Wittig, Judge.  REVERSED.  Considered by Vogel, C.J., and Vaitheswaran and McDonald, JJ.  Opinion by Vaitheswaran, J.  (7 pages)

Dean William Dempster III appeals the modification of his victim restitution order, raising claims of improper jurisdiction and res judicata.  OPINION HOLDS: We reverse the order granting the application to amend the original order.  The effect of our opinion in this appeal, together with our opinion in the prior appeal, is to render the July 12, 2016 order the final pronouncement on the offset of payments against Dempster’s restitution obligation.

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