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Iowa: bill removes bar-elected members of judicial nominating commissions, but fails to amend state's constitutional provision in this area - Gavel to Gavel
Iowa’s merit/commission system for judicial selection is based on 3 nominating commissions: a State Nominating Commission for appellate courts, various District Nominating Commissions for District Court judges, and County Magistrate Appointing Commissions for district associate judges, associate juvenile or probate judges, and magistrates. All have the same basic structure as set out (at least for … Continue reading Iowa: bill removes bar-elected members of judicial nominating commissions, but fails to amend state’s constitutional provision in this area