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Update as of 12:56 p.m., Friday, Sept. 23:
STATE COURT: The District Court Administrator for the Sixth Judicial District has announced that ALL hearings and trials held at the LINN COUNTY COURTHOUSE on Monday through Wednesday, September 26-28, will be continued and reset to a later date due to the predictions of flooding to the courthouse. Reset orders will go out as soon as possible.
FEDERAL COURT: The Clerk of Court for the U.S. District Court, Northern District of Iowa, has announced the FEDERAL COURTHOUSE in Cedar Rapids will be closed Monday and Tuesday, Sept. 26 & 27. All hearings for those two days will be rescheduled. Court staff, however, will be teleworking and available, and electronic filing will remain available.
Orders and information related to scheduling
Linn County Clerk/Court Administration Phone Numbers (August 2015)
6th Judicial District Judges and Magistrates (external link)
Rules and Orders
Administrative Order 78 regarding Continuance Policy (August 2015)
Supervisory Order re Application of Rule 23.2, Trial Scheduling Time Standards (January 2015) (regarding trial scheduling time standards for expedited civil actions)
Supervisory Order 128 Assignment of Non-Domestic Civil Cases (November 2014) (regarding exclusion of non-jury cases of three days or less duration and expedited civil jury cases under Rule 1.281)
Felony Pretrial Motion Hearings 6th Judicial District (September 2013)
Protocol for mandatory settlement conferences – Sixth Judicial District (September 2011)
Supervisory Order 2009-7 (July 2009) (adopting four Local Rules re: unresisted Motions, routine Motions, proposed Orders, service of Motions to withdraw, and Orders allowing counsel to withdraw); Exhibit to Order (form proposed Order on Motion to Withdraw)
Supervisory Order 2009-3 (February 2009) (regarding judicial travel reductions)