Court Proceedings

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 June 7, 2021

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
Current Status: Dismissed 
Court Filings: Original Notice. Petition for Declaratory and Injunctive Relief. Defendant Motion to DismissITC Midwest, LLC AnswerITC Midwest, LLC Application to InterveneITC Midwest, LLC Joinder in Motion to DismissMidAmerican Energy Company Application to InterveneMidAmerican Energy Company AnswerMidAmerican Energy Company Joinder in Motion to Dismiss. Defendants Resistance to Plaintiff's Motion for Temporary Injunction. Order Setting Hearing. LS Power Motion to Strike. LS Power Resistance to Applications to Intervene. LS Power Motion for Extension to Reply to Motion for Temporary Injunction. Order Granting Temporary Injunction. ITC Midwest Reply in Support of Application for Intervention. MidAmerican Energy Company's Reply to Plaintiffs' Resistance to Application to Intervene. Defendants' Reply in Support of Motion to Dismiss. MidAmerican Energy Company's Reply to Plaintiffs' Resistance to Joinder of Defendants' Motion to Dismiss. LS Power Reply; LS Power Exhibits. Order Setting Hearing on Motion on All Remaining Motions. Motion Setting Hearing on Application for Intervention. Order Granting Intervention. Appearance of Counsel for Intervention Application MidAmerican. MidAmerican's Resistance to LSP Request for Temporary Injunction. Appearance of Counsel for ITC Midwest. ITC Resistance to Plaintiffs Injunction. Affidavit of Jeffrey Eddy. Combined Reply to Intervenors MidAmerican Energy Company and ITC Midwest's Resistances to Plaintiffs' Motion for Temporary Injunction. Exhibits to Combined Reply to Intervenors Resistances to Plaintiffs' Motion for Temporary Injunction. Order Continuing Hearing. ITC/MidAmerican Reply to Intervenors' Resistance to Plaintiffs' Motion for Temporary Injunction. Order Concerning Maintenance of Exhibits. State's Supplemental Brief. ITC/MidAmerican Sur-reply in Opposition to Temporary  Injunction. Plaintiffs' Reply in Support of Motion for Temporary Injunction. Order on Motion to Dismiss and Motion for Temporary Injunction. Plaintiffs' Motion for Reconsideration, Enlargement or Modification. Plaintiffs' Brief in Support of Motion for Reconsideration, Enlargement or Modification. Plaintiffs' Motion for Leave to Amend Petition. Plaintiffs' First Amended Petition for Declaratory and Injunctive Relief. Defendants' Response to Plaintiffs' Motion to Reconsider. Intervenor Affidavit in Support of Resistance to Motion for Leave to Amend Petition. Intervenor MidAmerican Energy Company's Resistance to Motion for Leave to Amend Petition and Joinder in Resistances to Motions to Reconsider. Intervenor ITC Midwest's Combined Resistance to Plaintiffs' Motion to Reconsider and Motion for Leave to Amend. Order Denying Motion to Reconsider and Motion for Leave to Amend.

Polk County District Court Case No. CVCV061580
Proceeding:
Linda Juckette v. Iowa Utilities Board – Petition for Judicial Review of Agency Action filed March 24, 2021
Current Status: Hearing on Motion to Intervene, May 21, 2021
Court Filings: Petitioner's Petition for Judicial Review of Agency Action. Appearance - Matt Oetker. Petitioner's Affidavit of Mailing. Appearance - Jon Tack. Petitioner's First Amended Petition for Judicial Review of Agency Action. Respondent's Motion to Enlarge Time to Transmit Certified Record. Order Granting Unopposed Motion to Enlarge Time to Transmit. Respondent's Answer to First Amended Petition. Return of Service. Order Establishing Schedule for Conduct of Proceedings Pursuant to IR Civ P1.1603(2) (Order also sets hearing date)Motion to Intervene and Appear. Order Setting Hearing. Respondent's Response to Motion to Intervene. Notice of Certified Copy of Agency Record Filed Non-Electronically.Transmission of Record. MidAmerican Energy Company's Appearance and Motion to Intervene. Iowa Association of Electric Cooperative's Motion to Intervene and Appear. Iowa Association of Electric Cooperatives Appearance. Iowa Association of Electric Cooperatives AppearanceNotice of Certified Copy of Agency Record Filed Non-Electronically. Iowa Utility Association's Motion to Intervene and Appear. Respondent's Response to Iowa Association of Electric Cooperatives' Motion to Intervene. Plaintiff's Resistance to Iowa Association of Electric Cooperatives and Iowa Utility Association Motions to Intervene. Petitioner's Response to Office of Consumer Advocate and Iowa Utility Association Motions to Intervene. Respondent's Response to MidAmerican Energy Company and Iowa Utility Association Motions to Intervene. Iowa Utility Association's Reply to Resistance to Motion to Intervene. Iowa Association of Electric Cooperatives' Reply to Plaintiff's Resistance to Motion to Intervene. Court Reporter Memorandum and Certificate. Order Granting Motions to Intervene and Appear by Office of Consumer Advocate and MidAmerican Energy, and Granting Amicus Curiae Status to the Iowa Association of Electric Cooperatives and the Iowa Utility Association.

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