Opinions / Rulings

Judicial decisions posted are provided by the Court as a convenience to the bar and the public. While every effort is made to provide complete and accurate information, the availability or absence of judicial decisions here does not guarantee that these postings accurately reflect the official records of the Court.

  • Opinions / Rulings entered into CM/ECF since March 2004 may be found at the U.S. Government Printing Office web site. United States Courts Opinions (USCOURTS) collection is a project between the U.S. Government Printing Office (GPO) and the Administrative Office of the United States Courts (AOUSC) to provide public access to opinions from selected United States appellate, district, and bankruptcy courts.

  • Opinions / Rulings entered into cases filed prior to March 2004 may be found by searching the Iowa Northern Bankruptcy Court database of opinions and rulings.  The search capability is limited, but you may filter these decisions by judge or year using the drop down boxes provided.

  • Opinions for cases filed in Other Districts by the Judges for the Northern District of Iowa (not entered in CM/ECF for the Northern District of Iowa) may be found by searching the Iowa Northern Bankruptcy Court database of opinions and rulings.  The search capability is limited, but you may filter these decisions by judge or year using the drop down boxes provided.