The Ottumwa Courier

Ottumwa

September 20, 2012

Iowa Supreme Court reaches out

Tour an effort to help public understand how the state’s courts work

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Next steps

Neither case argued Wednesday will have a resolution for weeks, if not months. The justices will discuss, debate and dissect the arguments before issuing an opinion. But first, justices had a reception to attend.

Efforts to interact with the public will continue. During the afternoon interview, Cady said the public holds the keys to solving many of the judicial system’s challenges. That makes it important to pull back the curtain and expose the court’s operations to the public.

“We certainly have our challenges, and they are many,” he said. “Our challenges will only be overcome when we can show who we really are.”

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