Iowa chief justice targets racial disparities, security

The Des Moines Register Grant Rogers January 14, 2015 Iowa’s court system should work in 2015 to become a nationwide leader in addressing racial disparities in its criminal justice system, while also working to make courthouse employees safer across the state, the chief justice of the Iowa Supreme Court told lawmakers Wednesday. In his annual […]

2015 State of the Judiciary

The 2015 State of the Judiciary Mark S. Cady, Chief Justice of the Iowa Supreme Court January 14, 2015 Madam President, Mr. Speaker, distinguished members of the Iowa General Assembly, Governor Branstad, Lieutenant Governor Reynolds, state officials, colleagues, family, friends, and all Iowans: The assembly of the leadership of all three branches of government […]