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Magistrate Judge Ross A. Walters

Employment Law

Defendant's Motion for Summary Judgment Granted in part and Denied in part

Senior District Judge James E. Gritzner

Employment Law

Defendants' Motion for Summary Judgment Granted

Torts (Non-commercial)

Defendant's motion is granted in part and denied in part

Criminal Law and Procedure

Defendant's Motion to Dismiss and Motion to Suppress Denied

Constitutional Law/Federal Courts/Federal Jurisdiction

Defendant's motions to dismiss denied

Constitutional Law/Federal Courts/Federal Jurisdiction

Defendants’ Motion to Dismiss must be granted in part and denied in part. Defendants’ Motion to Dismiss or Stay under Rule 12(b)(1) on principles of abstention must be granted as to the stay and denied in regard to dismissal. Defendants’ Motion to Dismiss under Rule 12(b)(6) for failure to state a claim is denied as moot. The proceeding is stayed and deferred to the Iowa District Court for Polk County.

Constitutional Law/Federal Courts/Federal Jurisdiction

Story County’s Motion to Dismiss/Summary Judgment must be denied, and the United States’ Motion for Summary Judgment must be granted.

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Employment Law

Defendant’s Motion for Summary Judgment must be granted.

Magistrate Judge Celeste F. Bremer

Prisoners' Rights and Post-Conviction Relief

Report and Recommendation

Chief District Judge John A. Jarvey

Commercial/Contract Litigation

Denying Defendants' motions for summary judgment in suit brought under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act of 1991.