Author Archives: Marty Ryan

There Is No Cure For Addiction

Most Iowa Court of Appeals decisions that pertain to family law or juveniles are uninteresting or insignificant to anyone but those individuals who are directly involved in the case.  Occasionally, an attorney practicing family law or juvenile law should scan … Continue reading

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The Government Makes A Lousy Babysitter

This matter should have been dealt with in a court of equity. Continue reading

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Looking Ahead

On Wednesday, the Iowa Court of Appeals handed down five cases that we will be looking at over the next few weeks, along with the Lyle case. Continue reading

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A Night At The Opera

The operatic version of Dead Man Walking was better than the movie version with Susan Sarandon and Sean Penn. Continue reading

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It’s Not The Onion

Who can you trust for reliable news nowadays? Continue reading

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Open Records Have Limits

Fawkes-Lee & Ryan spoke to the Iowa Public Information Board this afternoon (6/19/14).  Below is our comments. Before the Iowa Public Information Board June 19, 2014 I am Marty Ryan and I represent Fawkes-Lee & Ryan, a “web-based, service-oriented, grassroots … Continue reading

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