- Court orders new trial for landlord blamed in woman's death Updated: Jun-24-16 10:37 am
DES MOINES, Iowa - The Iowa Supreme Court is ordering another trial in a lawsuit against a landlord blamed for the 2011 death of a woman who fell over a low balcony railing.
- Court backs school's search of Iowa student's football bag Updated: Jun-24-16 10:11 am
DES MOINES, Iowa - The Iowa Supreme Court is upholding the search of a high school football player's equipment bag that uncovered a loaded handgun and drugs.
- Supreme Court rules for state in fatal boat accident case Updated: Jun-17-16 4:04 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - A Nebraska woman whose 10-year-old son died in a boating accident on Storm Lake in 2010 cannot sue the state of Iowa for damages, the Iowa Supreme Court ruled on Friday.
- Court orders new trial in 2013 fatal Des Moines beating Updated: Jun-15-16 4:20 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - Two men convicted of second-degree murder for their involvement in the 2013 mob beating death of a Des Moines man in a downtown parking lot will get new trials, the Iowa Court of Appeals ordered Wednesday.
- Court: Prison workers can't wear pins opposing Iowa governor Updated: Jun-15-16 1:43 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - An appeals court Wednesday upheld a state policy that bars prison employees from wearing union pins opposing Republican Gov. Terry Branstad while on duty.
- Court: Workers fired for being in jail may get unemployment Updated: Jun-03-16 3:24 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - The Iowa Supreme Court says an employee fired because of missed work resulting from being thrown in jail may still be eligible for unemployment benefits.
- Legal issues remain unresolved in Sioux City casino dispute Updated: May-31-16 7:04 am
SIOUX CITY, Iowa - Legal issues remain unresolved following the Iowa Supreme Court's decision not to rule on the closure of the former Argosy Sioux City riverboat casino.
- Iowa Supreme Court bans life without parole for teen killers Updated: May-27-16 3:30 pm
IOWA CITY, Iowa - Juveniles who commit even the most heinous murders must someday have the chance to earn their release from prison, a divided Iowa Supreme Court ruled Friday.
- Court upholds sex offender civil commitment Updated: May-27-16 2:08 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - The Iowa Supreme Court on Friday declined to rule on the constitutionality of a state program that keeps sex offenders in custody after they have completed their prison sentences, rejecting an appeal by a repeat sex offender seeking his release from the program.