News & Announcements

Check this page, or the News and Announcements box on the homepage, for the latest official news and announcements released by the court. You can also access archived news and announcements from this page.

Fri, 2015-05-29

The United States District Court for the Southern District of Iowa is accepting applications for a Case Manager.

For full information, see the Vacancy Announcement below.

Tue, 2015-05-19

The United States District Court for the Southern District of Iowa is accepting applications for an Information Technology Intern.

For full information, see the Vacancy Announcement below.

Fri, 2015-02-20

The United States District Court for the Southern District of Iowa is accepting applications for a part-time temporary Library Technician position.

For full information, see the Vacancy Announcement below.

Fri, 2015-01-30

The Federal Public Defender for the Northern and Southern Districts of Iowa is accepting applications for the position of Assistant Federal Public Defender, to be stationed in the Cedar Rapids office. The Federal Public Defender, a branch of the...

Fri, 2014-12-05

Iowa District Court Judge Stephen B. Jackson, Jr., of Cedar Rapids has been selected to assume the office of United States Magistrate Judge for the Southern District of Iowa. Judge Jackson is expected to commence his service on February 3, 2015...

Wed, 2014-09-24

In view of the United States Sentencing Commission's decision to make certain amendments to the drug quantity table retroactive, and in anticipation of a large number of applications for sentencing reductions under 18 U.S.C § 3582(c), the...

Tue, 2014-08-19

The Judicial Conference Advisory Committees on Appellate, Bankruptcy, Civil, and Criminal Rules have proposed amendments to their respective rules and forms, and requested that the proposals be circulated to the bench, bar, and public for comment...

Thu, 2014-07-31

Prospective Jurors,

A number of district courts have reported that citizens in their districts are being targeted by a juror phishing email that asks recipients to provide personal identifiers (SSN, DOB, mother’s maiden name, etc.) on an...

Sat, 2014-07-05

Over the past year, the Judiciary Data and Analysis Office received court requests for an updated civil cause of action table. The updated cause of action table was provided to each court for reference.

To allow attorneys to use the most...