IAJ In The News

An interative map of IAJ's news coverage


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May 25 - 2013
Ottumwa Courier
"Damages at work"

May 19 - 2013
Des Moines Register
"D.C. politicians' actions overruled Henry's jury"

May 13 - 2013
IPR River to River
Criminal DNA databank

May 13 - 2013
Des Moines Register
"Lawmakers shouldn't overreact to court case"

May 10 - 2013
Sioux City Journal
"Attorney calls for new attitude among Woodbury County jailers"

May 9 - 2013
KTIV TV News
"Attorney claims unlawful strip searches continue at Woodbury County Jail"

May 9 - 2013
KSCJ Radio
"Woodbury County jailers accused of ongoing misconduct"

May 9 - 2013
KMEG TV News
"Shannon Peters says Woodbury Jail unlawfully strip searched her"

May 9 - 2013
KCAU TV News
"Illegal strip searches at Woodbury County Jail"

May 9 - 2013
Des Moines Register
"Carlson's column misstates ruling"

May 6 - 2013
WHO Radio: Mickelson in the Morning
IAJ tells legal perspective of farm liability issue

May 5 - 2013
Des Moines Register
"La'James contract binds student, but not school"

May 2 - 2013
Des Moines Register
"Branstad plan still pales next to Medicaid"

Mar 22 - 2013
Des Moines Register
"ISU Center's legal analysis off the mark"

Mar 8 - 2013
Iowa City Press-Citizen
"Support justice for victims of medical negligence"

Mar 5 - 2013
Cedar Rapids Gazette
"Patients deserve efficient process"

Feb 22 - 2013
Fallon Forum
Predatory bank foreclosure practices

Feb 20 - 2013
Des Moines Register
"Iowa doesn't have a malpractice crisis"

Feb 19 - 2013
Quad City Times
"Keep cities responsible for sledding safety in parks"

Feb 16 - 2013
Mason City Globe Gazette
"$2,500 collected for Backpack Buddies"

Feb 14 - 2013
Waterloo Courier
"Liability free sledding"

Feb 7 - 2013
Des Moines Register
"Claims about medical malpractice lawsuits rejected"

Feb 1 - 2013
WOI TV News
"Sledding bill would prevent city lawsuits"

Jan 31 - 2013
Radio Iowa
"Sledding bill sails through initial statehouse test"

Jan 29 - 2013
Des Moines Register
"Medical malpractice lawsuits down in '12"

Jan 16 - 2013
Quad City Times
"Branstad pares 2013 to-do list"

Jan 16 - 2013
Des Moines Register
"Screening malpractice suits"

Jan 15 - 2013
KLJB TV News
"Mixed opinions on Branstad's Certificate of Merit law"

Dec 13 - 2012
Des Moines Register
"Justice association announces changes"

Dec 7 - 2012
Des Moines Register
"Attorneys help keep kids warm"

Nov 24 - 2012
DeWitte Observer
"IAJ installs officers, honors award winners"

Nov 18 - 2012
Waterloo Courier
"SportsPlex picks up donation"

Aug 15 - 2012
Des Moines Register
"Doctors, patients share duty to contain costs"

May 20 - 2012
Des Moines Register
"Companies fail to pay injured workers"

May 20 - 2012
Des Moines Register
"Iowa trash hauler owes $30 million in taxes"

Apr 23 - 2012
Des Moines Register
"Iowa City workers comp case will be prosecuted"

Apr 10 - 2012
KCCI NewsChannel 8
"Call for increased funding for Iowa courts"

Apr 8 - 2012
Des Moines Register
"Group explores lack of procescution in work comp cases"

Mar 21 - 2012
Waterloo Courier
"Staack a winner in legal, civic arenas"

Mar 8 - 2012
Sioux City Journal
"Health center receives donation"

Mar 3 - 2012
Des Moines Register
"Failure to pay worker comp called 'serious problem"

Feb 13 - 2012
IPR River to River
IAJ opposes traffic cameras

Jan 31 - 2012
Cedar Rapids Gazette
Litigation costs prevent access to courts

Dec 20, 2011
Des Moines Register
"Lawyers don't have a dog in Internet fight"

Oct 25 - 2011
Cedar Rapids Gazette
"Paying for their mistakes"

Sept 27 - 2011
KCCI TV Des Moines
"Woman sues hospital after husband dies"

Sept 27 - 2011
Des Moines Register
D.M. hospital held accountable over deaf services

Sept 3 - 2011
KCCI TV Des Moines
"Man severely burned by popular gel fire pot"

Aug 11 - 2011
Dubuque Telegraph Herald
"Political attack on commissioner outrageous"

Aug 6 – 2011

Des Moines Register
“Lawyers, too, oppose secrecy agreements"

Jun 28 - 2011
Iowa Public Radio - The Exchange
Hospital-acquired infection reporting

Jun 19 - 2011
Des Moines Register
"Lawyers team up to help community"

Jun 16 - 2011
WOI TV Des Moines
Trial lawyers volunteer with Habitat

Jun 16 - 2011
WHO TV Des Moines
IAJ Habitat for Humanity service day

May 22 – 2011
Ft. Dodge Messenger
“Iowa nursing home residents deserve better”

May 15 – 2011
Cedar Rapids Gazette
“Iowa nursing home residents deserve better care”

May 18 – 2011
Mickelson in the Morning
IAJ VP discusses Iowa’s nursing home industry

May 14 – 2011
Burlington Hawkeye
“They deserve better”

May 13 – 2011
Iowa City Press Citizen
“Nursing home residents deserve better”

May 7 – 2011
Des Moines Register
“Marlys' mom deserved better, much better, from nursing home”

Apr 22 – 2011
Denison Review
“Trial lawyers' fundraiser helps Mapleton tornado victims”
Mar 27 – 2011
Des Moines Register
“Senior care homes should not limit the ability to sue"

Feb 12 – 2011
WHO Radio News
“IAJ re-launches Byard Braley Scholarship”

Feb 11 – 2011
Des Moines Business Record
“IAJ re-launches Braley Scholarship”

Feb 7 – 2011
Des Moines Regsiter
“Malpractice reform rests on thin evidence”

Jan 28 – 2011
Des Moines Business Record
“No margin for error?”

Jan 4 – 2011
Cedar Rapids Gazette
“Supporters of Iowa judicial system still confident about future"

Dec 31 – 2010
Des Moines Business Record
“A Closer Look: Alan Olson”

Dec 11 – 2010
KCCI TV Des Moines
“IAJ Alan Olson talks toy safety”

Nov 22 – 2010
Des Moines Register
“Trial lawyers donate clothes”

Oct 6 – 2010
Waterloo Courier
“Attorneys warn of 'slippery slope' with judge ouster effort”

Oct 3 – 2010
Mason City Globe Gazette
“Iowans should retain judges”

Aug 31 - 2010
Mason City Globe Gazette
“Iowa's civil justice system works"

Aug 24 - 2010
Des Moines Register
“Lawyers tackle 'Justice In Deed' project"

Jun 13 - 2010
Iowa City Press-Citizen
“Hold corporations accountable"  

Jun 4 - 2010
Cedar Rapids Gazette
“Independent contracting breaks laws, hurts workers"

May 30 - 2010
Dubuque Telegraph Herald
“Lawyers play a vital role when defenses fail"

May 5 - 2010
Iowa City Press-Citizen
“New kicks, from one student to another"

Apr 10 - 2010
Burlington Hawkeye
“Justice for you"

Mar 28 - 2010
Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
“Civil justice system is last line of defense for consumers"  

Mar 25 - 2009
Muscatine Journal
“Civil justice system is our last line of defense"

Mar 23  - 2009
Council Bluffs Nonpareil
Steve Crowley: Guest opinion on product liability

Mar 19 - 2010
Des Moines Register
“Justice system looks out for consumers if others fail"  

Feb 12 – 2010
WHO TV Des Moines
“IAJ Justice In Deed winter clothing drive”

Jan 31 - 2010
Des Moines Register
“Malpractice cases drop, but views on why differ"

Jan 24 - 2010
Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
“Thomas L. Staack: Only insurers gain from malpractice insurance caps"

Jan 17 - 2010
Cedar Rapids Gazette
“Pain and Suffering"

Jan 13 - 2010
Des Moines Register
“Thomas Duff: Justice suffers from deep budget cuts"  

Dec 13 - 2009
Quad City Times
“Medical errors outpace lawsuits"

Nov 30 - 2009
Des Moines Business Record News
“A Closer Look: Thomas Duff”

Nov 22 - 2009
Des Moines Register News
“Young ‘lawyers,’ ‘witnesses’ shine”

Nov 8 - 2009
Fort Dodge Messenger Op-Ed
“Shattering silence”

Oct 29 - 2009
Des Moines Register Letter to the Editor
“Don’t be misled by tort reform advocates”

Oct 27 - 2009
Des Moines Register Editorial
“Tort Reform is not the answer”

Oct 26 - 2009
Iowa City Press-Citizen
“Iowa has a long, proud history of civil rights”

Oct 27 - 2009
Fort Madison Daily Democrat
“Iowa has a long tradition of being a leader in civil rights”

Oct 25 - 2009
Cedar Rapids Gazette
“Iowa at forefront of civil rights decisions”

Oct 23 - 2009
Denison Review
“Guest Column: Shattering silence”

Oct 22 - 2009
Sioux City Journal
“Sculpture honors Iowa’s civil rights tradition”

Oct 21 - 2009
Newton Daily News
“Sculpture hails Iowa’s leadership in equality”

Oct 20 - 2009
Des Moines Register
“A fitting tribute to Iowa’s civil rights tradition”

Oct 14 - 2009
Mason City Globe-Gazette 
“A risky proposition”

Oct 4 - 2009
Cedar Rapids Gazette
“Volunteers needed to muck out flooded homes”

Sept 28 - 2009
Des Moines Register
“Preventable medical mistakes killing us”

Aug 2 - 2009
Des Moines Register 
“Limiting rights of injured patients is bogus”

Jul 7 - 2009
Des Moines Register
“Don’t cap damages in malpractice cases”

May 6 - 2009
Des Moines Register
“Justice In Deed Project Makes Donation to Food Pantry”

Feb 26 - 2009
Des Moines Register
“Insurance law faulty, critics tell lawmakers”

Oct 17 - 2008
Cedar Rapids Gazette
“A fairer dose of protection”

Jun 20 - 2008
Des Moines Register
“Drop idea to require bike-ride insurance”

April 12 - 2007
Des Moines Register
“Culver vetoes bill blocking appeals on misdemeanors"