Judicial Branch launches monthly podcast on Iowa courts

by Rox Laird | August 26, 2020

The Iowa Judicial Branch has begun a monthly podcast titled “In the Balance: An Iowa Judicial Branch Podcast,” that will explore how Iowa’s courts function.

“In each monthly episode, we will explore the in’s and out’s of our state-level court system, host interviews with judges and justices, and shine a light on Iowa’s rich judicial past, present, and future,” the Judicial Branch announcement said. The podcasts are produced by Iowa Judicial Branch Public Information Assistant Marissa Gaal.

New episodes will be posted on the last Tuesday of every month on iTunes, Spotify, and on the Judicial Branch website, www.iowacourts.gov.

The first podcast posted August 25, 2020 features interviews with members of the Iowa Supreme Court and Court of Appeals by Van Harden and Bonnie Lucas from a 2011 episode of the “Van and Bonnie” show on WHO Radio broadcast from the Supreme Court courtroom.



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