The Board's decisions may be appealed to court pursuant to state and federal law. This page details the status of the existing court cases involving the Board.
Updated August 12, 2020
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Iowa Case No. 4:20-CV-00073
Proceeding: Ames Municipal Electric System v. Iowa Utilities Board and USDA Case No. CVCV051775.
Current status: Petition for Judicial Review; removed from State of Iowa District Court for Story County on February 28, 2020. Notice of Removal.
Federal Court Filings: Petition for Judicial Review filed February 21, 2020. Intervention of USDA. Order re Intervention. Notice of Filing Notice of Removal. IUB Answer and Affirmative Defenses. USDA First Amended Notice of Removal. IUB Motion for Remand. Brief in Support of Motion for Remand. USDA Opposition to Motion for Remand.
Polk County District Court Case No. CVCV060840
Proceeding: LS Power Midcontinent et al v. State of Iowa, Iowa Utilities Board, Geri D. Huser et al -- Petition for Declaratory and Injunctive Relief filed October 14, 2020.
Court Filings: Original Notice. Petition for Declaratory and Injunctive Relief. Defendant Motion to Dismiss. ITC Midwest, LLC Answer. ITC Midwest, LLC Application to Intervene. ITC Midwest, LLC Joinder in Motion to Dismiss. MidAmerican Energy Company Application to Intervene. MidAmerican Energy Company Answer. MidAmerican Energy Company Joinder in Motion to Dismiss.