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Case No. 20-1132

Benjamin Varela
City of Muscatine


Benjamin Varela


City of Muscatine

Attorneys for Appellant

Charles Gribble and Christopher Stewart

Attorneys for Appellee

Matthew S. Brick and Michael W. Heilman

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Sep 22, 2021

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Muscatine County, Henry W. Latham II, Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Vaitheswaran, P.J. and Greer and Schumacher, JJ.  Opinion by Vaitheswaran, P.J.  (6 pages)

            Benjamin Varela appeals the district court’s denial of his petition for a writ of certiorari seeking a pre-termination hearing under Iowa Code section 35C.1(1) (2019).  OPINION HOLDS: We affirm the district court’s denial of Varela’s petition for writ of certiorari. 

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