Tag Archives: Iowa Citizens’ Aide/Ombudsman

Advisory Or Enforcement?

There are 940 communities in Iowa. There are 99 counties. Each has its own legal counsel. That means there are potentially 1,039 different opinions on issues involving public records and open meetings. Continue reading

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Legal Discrimination

The question in play is should the DOC be added to a very short list of exceptions to the “Iowa Civil Rights Act of 1965”, thereby allowing them to discriminate against offenders based on sex, race, color, religion, etc. for employment purposes? Continue reading

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