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 April 10, 2020
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Iowa Case No. 3:19-CV-3035
Bertha I. Solomon Mathis v. Richard Lozier, Jr., Geri D. Huser and Nick Wagner
Proceeding: Complaint for Violation of Civil Rights
Current Status: Trial has been scheduled for November 16, 2020. See Complaint. See Defendants' Motion to Dismiss and Brief in Support of Motion to Dismiss. See Plaintiff's Motion to Amend Relief. See Scheduling Order and Discovery Plan. See Trial Management Order. See Order Denying Plaintiff's Motion to Amend. See Resistance to Motion to Amend. See Motion to Deny Defendants' Motion to Dismiss. See Defendants' Reply Brief to Plaintiff's Resistance to Defendants' Motion to Dismiss. See Mathis Reply.
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. 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.