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2017 Archive | Supreme Court Oral Argument Schedule

Tuesday, July 11, 2017 9:00 AM

Case Number Case Parties Attorneys
17-0287Oral In the Interest of L.M., Minor Child, K.L., Mother

Justin R. Wyatt for appellant.

Thomas J. Miller, Attorney General, Ana Dixit and Tabitha J. Gardner, Assistant Attorney General, and Carl M. Sonksen, County Attorney, for appellee.

Sarah M. Hart, guardian-ad-litem for minor child.

17-0193Oral Iowa Supreme Court Attorney Disciplinary Board v. Lawrence L. Lynch
Attorneys for the Appellee
Susan A. Wendel
Attorneys for the Appellant
Leon F. Spies
17-0254Non-Oral Iowa Supreme Court Attorney Disciplinary Board v. Rodney Howard Powell
Attorneys for the Complainant
Amanda K. Robinson
Attorneys for the Respondent
Rodney Howard Powell
17-0420Non-Oral Iowa Supreme Court Disciplinary Board v. Kim Marlow West
Attorneys for the Complainant
Susan A. Wendel
Attorneys for the Respondent
Kim Marlow West
17-0879Non-Oral Iowa Supreme Court Disciplinary Board v. Luke D. Guthrie
Attorneys for the Complainant
Andrew Boettger
Attorneys for the Respondents
David L. Brown
Tyler R. Smith

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 9:00 AM

Case Number Case Parties Attorneys
16-0158Oral In the Interest of T.H., Minor Child

Kathryn C. Stevens, Public Defender, Sioux City (until withdrawal) and Zachary S. Hindman for appellant.

Thomas J. Miller, Attorney General, and Mary A. Triick, Assistant Attorney General, for appellee.

15-0772Oral Robert Krogmann v. State of Iowa
Attorneys for the Applicant
Angela L. Campbell
Attorneys for the Resisters
Martha A. Trout
Robert H. Sand
15-0011Non-Oral Bernard J. Wihlm and Patricia M. Balek v. Shirley A. Campbell and Parties in Possession
Attorneys for the Applicant
Collin M. Davison
Attorneys for the Resister
Michael G. Byrne
15-1630Non-Oral State of Iowa v. Johnnie Ray Steiger
Attorneys for the Resister
Kelli A. Huser
Attorneys for the Applicant
Nan Jennisch

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 1:30 PM

Case Number Case Parties Attorneys
15-1408Oral Jacob Lee Schmidt v. State of Iowa
Attorneys for the Applicant
Martha J. Lucey
Attorneys for the Resister
Sheryl Soich
15-1560Oral State of Iowa v. Stephen Robert Jonas
Attorneys for the Resister
Linda J. Hines
Attorneys for the Applicant
Robert P. Ranschau

Thursday, September 14, 2017 9:00 AM

Case Number Case Parties Attorneys
15-2203Oral State of Iowa v. Rene Zarate
Attorneys for the Appellee
Louis S. Sloven
Attorneys for the Appellants
Alexander Smith
Benjamin Bergmann
16-0203Non-Oral State of Iowa v. Christopher Scott Jepsen
Attorneys for the Appellee
Louis S. Sloven
Attorneys for the Appellant
Zachary S. Hindman
16-0900Non-Oral State of Iowa v. James Michael Coleman
Attorneys for the Appellee
Louis S. Sloven
Attorneys for the Appellant
Vidhya K. Reddy

Thursday, September 14, 2017 1:30 PM

Case Number Case Parties Attorneys
16-1213Oral State of Iowa v. Jose Willfredo Lopez
Attorneys for the Appellee
Timothy M. Hau
Attorneys for the Appellant
Mark C. Smith
16-0372Non-Oral State of Iowa v. Clark Andrew Brewster
Attorneys for the Appellee
Tyler J. Buller
Attorneys for the Appellant
Nan Jennisch

Friday, September 15, 2017 10:30 AM

Levitt Auditorium, University of Iowa, Iowa City

Case Number Case Parties Attorneys
16-0775Oral Oliver Fenceroy v. Gelita USA, Inc., Tom Haire, and Jeff Tolsma
Attorneys for the Appellee
Stanley E. Munger
Attorneys for the Appellant
Aaron A. Clark

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 9:30 AM

Case Number Case Parties Attorneys
16-0435Oral City of Cedar Rapids v. Marla Marie Leaf
Attorneys for the Resisters
James H. Flitz
Patricia G. Kropf
Attorneys for the Applicant
James C. Larew
17-1023Oral State of Iowa v. Iowa District Court for Jones County
Attorneys for the Plaintiffs
Jeffrey S. Thompson
John B. McCormally
H. Loraine Wallace
Attorneys for the Defendant
Philip B. Bears

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 1:30 PM

Case Number Case Parties Attorneys
16-1290Non-Oral Brian James Maxwell v. Iowa Department of Public Safety
Attorneys for the Appellants
Brandon Brown
Gina Messamer
Attorneys for the Appellee
John R. Lundquist
16-0563Oral State of Iowa v. Danielle Brown
Attorneys for the Appellee
Kevin Cmelik
Attorneys for the Appellant
Mary K. Conroy
16-1731Oral Paula J. Tyler and Mark J. Alcorn v. Iowa Department of Revenue
Attorneys for the Appellants
David J. Dutton
Ekrich D. Priebe
Attorneys for the Appellees
Donald D. Stanley
Hristo Chaprazov

Thursday, October 12, 2017 7:00 PM

Davenport Central H.S. Performing Arts Center, 1120 Main St

Case Number Case Parties Attorneys
15-1543Oral State of Iowa v. Carlos Ariel Gomez Garcia
Attorneys for the Applicant
Louis S. Sloven
Attorneys for the Resister
Courtney T. Wilson

Tuesday, October 17, 2017 9:00 AM

Case Number Case Parties Attorneys
15-2143Oral Wilma Jean Kellogg v. City of Albia, Iowa
Attorneys for the Resisters
Zachary C. Priebe
Jeffrey S. Carter
Attorneys for the Applicants
Sarah E. Crane
Michael C. Richards
16-1462Oral Mark Griffioen, Joyce Ludvicek, Mike Ludvicek, Sandra Skelton, and Brian Vanous, Individually and on Behalf of All Others Similarly Situated, v. Cedar Rapids and Iowa City Railway Company, Alliant Energy Corporation, Union Pacific Railroad Company, and Union Pacific Corporation.
Attorneys for the Appellants
Sam Sheronick
C. Brooks Cutter
John R. Parker Jr.
Russell G. Petti
Edward A. Wallace
Eric J. Ratinoff
Attorneys for the Appellees
Kevin H. Collins
Sarah J. Gayer
Timothy R. Thornton
Leah Ceee O. Boomsma
Bruce E. Johnson
Charles T. Hvass Jr.
Alice E. Loughran
17-0920Non-Oral In the Interest of L.H., Minor Child

Mark J. Neary for appellant.

Thomas J. Miller, Attorney General, and Mary A. Triick (until withdrawal) and Kathryn K. Lang, Assistant Attorneys General, for appellee.

Sara Strain Linder, guardian ad litem, for minor child.

Tuesday, October 17, 2017 1:30 PM

Case Number Case Parties Attorneys
16-1658Oral City of Eagle Grove, Iowa v. Cahalan Investments, L.L.C.
Attorneys for the Appellant
Lynn Collins Seaba
Attorneys for the Appellee
Eric J. Eide
16-1732Oral In re the Detention of Nicholas Wygle

Michael H. Adams, Chief Public Defender, for appellant.

Thomas J. Miller, Attorney General, and Tyler J. Buller, Assistant Attorney General, for appellee.

16-2141Non-Oral In re the Detention of Ronald Tripp

Jill Eimermann, Assistant Public Defender, Des Moines, for appellant.

Thomas J. Miller, Attorney General, Tyler J. Buller and Keisha F. Cretsinger, Assistant Attorneys General, for appellee.

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 9:00 AM

Case Number Case Parties Attorneys
16-1619Oral Guillermo Hernandez Ruiz v. State of Iowa
Attorneys for the Appellees
Nichole Miras Mordini
Margaret A. Hanson
Attorneys for the Appellant
Thomas J. Ogden
16-0304Non-Oral Laverne Edward Belk v. State of Iowa
Attorneys for the Appellant
John J. Bishop
Attorneys for the Appellees
John McCormally
Nicholas E. Seifert
16-1171Non-Oral Kevin Kel Franklin v. State of Iowa
Attorneys for the Appellant
Unes J. Booth
Attorneys for the Appellee
Thomas J. Ogden

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 1:30 PM

Case Number Case Parties Attorneys
16-0624Oral First American Bank and C.J. Land, L.L.C. v. Fobian Farms, Inc., Hoover Highway Business Park, Inc., and Gateway, Ltd.
Attorneys for the Resisters
Mark A. Roberts
Lynn W. Hartman
Dawn M. Gibson
Attorneys for the Applicant
Gregg A. Geerdes
17-1338Non-Oral Iowa Supreme Court Attorney Disciplinary Board v. Jason A. Springer
Attorneys for the Complainant
Wendell J. Harms
Attorneys for the Respondent
Mark McCormick
17-1110Non-Oral Iowa Supreme Court Attorney Disciplinary Board v. Kenneth J. Smith
Attorneys for the Complainant
Patrick W. O'Bryan
Attorneys for the Respondent
David L. Brown

Thursday, November 2, 2017 7:00 PM

Cedar Falls High School Auditorium, 1015 S. Division Street

Case Number Case Parties Attorneys
16-1112Oral State of Iowa v. Jason Gene Weitzel
Attorneys for the Applicant
Kevin Cmelik
Attorneys for the Resister
David A. Kuehner

Monday, November 13, 2017 9:00 AM

Case Number Case Parties Attorneys
16-0287Oral Susan Ackerman v. State of Iowa, Iowa Workforce Development, Teresa Wahlert, Teresa Hillary, and Devon Lewis
Attorneys for the Resisters
William W. Grahm
Wesley T. Graham
Attorneys for the Applicants
Jeffrey C. Peterzalek
Matthew T. Oetker
Susan J. Hemminger
16-1980Oral State of Iowa v. Dustin James Ortiz
Attorneys for the Appellee
Thomas E. Bakke
Attorneys for the Appellant
Stephan J. Japuntich
16-0279Non-Oral State of Iowa v. Thierno Yaya Diallo
Attorneys for the Appellee
Thomas E. Bakke
Attorneys for the Appellant
Anne K. Wilson

Monday, November 13, 2017 1:30 PM

Case Number Case Parties Attorneys
16-1684Oral State of Iowa v. Bradley Elroy Wickes
Attorneys for the Appellee
Louis S. Sloven
Attorneys for the Appellants
Eric D. Puryear
Eric S. Mail
15-0471Oral Westco Agronomy Company, LLC v. William S. Wollesen a/k/a Bill Wollesen, Kristi J. Wollesen, William S. and Kristi J. Wollesen Revocable Trust, John W. Wollesen, Iowa Plains Farms and Chad A. Hartzler
Attorneys for the Applicants
John F. Lorentzen
Thomas H. Walton
John A. Gerken
Attorneys for the Appellees
John C. Gray
Joel D. Vos
Samuel L. Blatnick
16-1265Non-Oral Alexander Shcharansky and Tatiana Shcharansky v. Vadim Shapiro, Boris Pusin, Ilya Markevich, Alex Komm, and Dmitry Khots.
Attorneys for the Applicants
Mark E. Weinhardt
Danielle M. Shelton
Attorneys for the Resisters
Jason C. Palmer
Timothy N. Lillwitz

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 9:00 AM

Case Number Case Parties Attorneys
16-0851Oral State of Iowa v. Noah Riley Crooks
Attorneys for the Appellees
Bridget A. Chambers
Denise A. Timmins
Attorneys for the Appellant
Martha J. Lucey
16-1884Oral Tina Elizabeth Lee v. The State of Iowa and The Polk County Clerk of Court
Attorneys for the Appellants
Paige Fiedler
Brooke Timmer
Attorneys for the Appellees
Jeffrey S. Thompson
David M. Ranscht
Jeffrey Peterzalek
15-1344Non-Oral Samir M. Shams v. Sona Hassan
Attorneys for the Applicant
Andrew B. Howie
Attorneys for the Resister
Steven C. Reed

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 1:30 PM

Case Number Case Parties Attorneys
16-1364Oral Kelly Brewer-Strong v. HNI Corporation
Attorneys for the Appellants
Anthony Bribriesco
Andrew W. Bribriesco
William Bribriesco
Attorneys for the Appellee
Valerie A. Landis
16-0764Oral Brian K. Allison v. State of iowa
Attorneys for the Applicant
Robert E. Breckenridge
Attorneys for the Resister
Kelli Huser

Tuesday, December 12, 2017 9:00 AM

Case Number Case Parties Attorneys
15-0943Oral Shari Kinseth and Ricky Kinseth, Coexecutors of the Estate of Larry Kinseth, Deceased, and Shari Kinseth Individually v. Weil-McLain and State of Iowa ex rel. Civil Reparations Trust Fund
Attorneys for the Applicant
James H. Cook, Lisa W. Shirley, Misty A. Farris, Jay E. Stuemke, David C. Greenstone, and Kevin W. PaulJames H. Cook, Lisa W. Shirley, Misty A. Farris, Jay E. Stuemke, David C. Greenstone, and Kevin W. Paul
Attorneys for the Resister
William R. Hughes Jr., Robert M. Livingston, Richard C. Godfrey, Scott W. Fowkes, Howard M. Kaplan, Ryan J. Moorman, Edward J. McCambridge, and Jason P. Eckerly for Weil-McLain. Richard E. Mull for State of Iowa ex rel. Civil Reparations Trust Fund
17-0851Oral In the Interest of A.S., Minor Child

Robert F. Bozwell Jr. for appellant.

Thomas J. Miller, Attorney General, and Ana Dixit for appellee-applicant.

Julie R. De Vries, guardian ad litem for minor child-applicant. 

Tuesday, December 12, 2017 1:30 PM

Case Number Case Parties Attorneys
17-0468Non-Oral Ghost Player, LLC and CH Investors, LLC, v. Iowa Department of Economic Development
Attorneys for the Appellees
Van T. Everett
Richard O. McConville
Attorneys for the Appellants
Jeffrey S. Thompson
David L.D. Faith II
16-2015Non-Oral Israel Merlos v. Banegas Contracting, LLC and SFM Insurance
Attorneys for the Appellees
Mary K. Hoefer
Eric L. Bigley
Attorneys for the Appellant
Thomas D. Wolle

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 9:00 AM

Case Number Case Parties Attorneys
16-0955Oral State of Iowa v. Wonetah Einfeldt
Attorneys for the Appellee
Louis S. Sloven
Attorneys for the Appellant
Vidhya K. Reddy
17-0460Non-Oral State of Iowa v. Chad Dennis Vance
Attorneys for the Appellee
Louis S. Sloven
Attorneys for the Appellant
Joseph A. Cacciatore

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 1:30 PM

Case Number Case Parties Attorneys
17-0376Oral P.M. and C.M. v. T.B. and D.B.
Attorneys for the Appellees
Harold J. Cassidy
Andrew B. Howie
Attorneys for the Appellants
Kevin C. Rigdon
Philip J. De Koster
16-0894Non-Oral State of Iowa v. Deshaun Marvin Lamar Williams
Attorneys for the Resister
Tyler J. Buller
Attorneys for the Resister
Christopher A. Clausen
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