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Iowa News: Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds appoints Michael Hooper as District Court Judge

DES MOINES, IA – Jan. 13, 2019 – Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds today announced her appointment of Michael Hooper as district court judge in the Fourth Judicial District. Hooper, of Atlantic, Iowa, received his undergraduate degree from the University of Nebraska-Omaha and his law degree from Creighton University Law School.  He currently serves as the … Continue reading Iowa News: Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds appoints Michael Hooper as District Court Judge

Iowa News: Davenport Man, Eric James Newman Sentenced to 200 Months in Prison for Drug Offense

DAVENPORT, Iowa – On December 20, 2018, Eric James Newman, age 42, of Davenport, was sentenced by United States District Court Judge Rebecca Goodgame Ebinger to 200 months in prison, to be followed by ten years of supervised release, for Conspiracy to Distribute Methamphetamine, announced United States Attorney Marc Krickbaum. Law enforcement made contact with … Continue reading Iowa News: Davenport Man, Eric James Newman Sentenced to 200 Months in Prison for Drug Offense

Iowa News: Davenport Man, Corey Alan Taylor Sentenced to 210 Months in Prison for Methamphetamine and Firearms Offenses

DAVENPORT, Iowa – On December 18, 2018, Corey Alan Taylor, age 30, of Davenport, was sentenced by United States District Court Chief Judge John A. Jarvey to 210 months in prison to be followed by five years of supervised release for methamphetamine and firearms charges announced United States Attorney Marc Krickbaum. Taylor was arrested after … Continue reading Iowa News: Davenport Man, Corey Alan Taylor Sentenced to 210 Months in Prison for Methamphetamine and Firearms Offenses

Iowa News: Burlington Man, Carlos Jermane Walls Sentenced to 240 Months Imprisonment for Possession of Methamphetamine with Intent to Distribute and Possession of a Firearm

DAVENPORT, Iowa – On December 20, 2018, Carlos Jermane Walls, age 37, of Burlington, was sentenced by United States District Court Judge Rebecca Goodgame Ebinger to 240 months in prison for Possession of Methamphetamine with the Intent to Distribute and 120 months in prison for Possession of a Firearm by a Felon, announced United States … Continue reading Iowa News: Burlington Man, Carlos Jermane Walls Sentenced to 240 Months Imprisonment for Possession of Methamphetamine with Intent to Distribute and Possession of a Firearm

Iowa News: Davenport Man, Nathaniel Charles Rockwood Sentenced to 210 Months in Prison for Federal Firearms Offense

DAVENPORT, Iowa – On December 26, 2018, Nathaniel Charles Rockwood, age 42, of Davenport, was sentenced by United States District Court Judge Rebecca Goodgame Ebinger to 210 months in prison to be followed by five years of supervised release for unlawful possession of a firearm, announced United States Attorney Marc Krickbaum. Law enforcement made contact … Continue reading Iowa News: Davenport Man, Nathaniel Charles Rockwood Sentenced to 210 Months in Prison for Federal Firearms Offense

Iowa News: Dubuque Meth User, Patrick Andrew Lugrain Who Possessed a Loaded Firearm During “One Man Crime Spree” Sentenced to Federal Prison

Also Convicted of Eight State Crimes Committed Over Six Months in 2018 Dubuque, Iowa – A man who was convicted of nine crimes committed in the first few months of 2018 was sentenced on December 17, 2018, to more than a year in federal prison. Patrick Andrew Lugrain, age 22, from Dubuque, Iowa, received the … Continue reading Iowa News: Dubuque Meth User, Patrick Andrew Lugrain Who Possessed a Loaded Firearm During “One Man Crime Spree” Sentenced to Federal Prison

Iowa News: Cedar Rapids Felon, Willie B. Hodges II Sentenced to Federal Prison for Possessing a Gun

Had a Prior Conviction for Being a Felon in Possession of a Firearm Cedar Rapids, Iowa – A felon and drug user was sentenced December 18, 2018, to six months in federal prison for possessing a gun. Willie B. Hodges II, age 57, from Cedar Rapids, Iowa, received the prison term after a June 25, … Continue reading Iowa News: Cedar Rapids Felon, Willie B. Hodges II Sentenced to Federal Prison for Possessing a Gun

Iowa News: Glenwood Man, Steven Horton Sentenced for Receipt of Child Pornography

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa – United States Attorney Marc Krickbaum announced that on December 6, 2018, 40 year-old Steven Horton was sentenced by U.S. District Court Judge Stephanie M. Rose to 84 months of imprisonment, to be followed by ten years of supervised release. Horton pled guilty to accessing child pornography on July 24, 2018. Operation … Continue reading Iowa News: Glenwood Man, Steven Horton Sentenced for Receipt of Child Pornography