Publications

Articles

  • Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission: The Decisions and Its Effect on Federal and State Campaign Finance Laws, N.M. Bar Bulletin, Mar. 1, 2010, at 9.
  • Making Your Case: The Art of Persuading Judges, A Book Review by Marco Clayton Brown, N.M. Bar Bulletin, Sept. 22, 2008, at 10.

Published Cases

  • Nebraska v. Henderson, 277 Neb. 240 (2009), 762 N.W.2d 1, cert. denied sub nom. Henderson v. Nebraska, 129 S. Ct. 2841 (2009).

Course Materials

  • Jefferson's Wall, Down for the Count, used as Constitutional Law II course material at the University of Nebraska College of Law.

Decision, Rulings, Orders

Civil Cases

  • Amco Insurance v. Hunt-Wesson Foodservice, Co., No. LACV019649 (D. 3A Iowa Jan. 1, 2007) (Order on Defendant American Dryer Corporation's Motion for Summary Judgment)
  • Berne Cooperative Association v. Frank Welte II et al., No. EQCV022817 (D. 3A Iowa Jan. 1, 2007) (Ruling on Defendant's Renewed Motion for Summary Judgment)
  • Bishop v. Jorgensen, No. LACV26330 (D. 3A Iowa Jan. 1, 2007) (Ruling on Motion to Rescind Order and Motion to Dismiss)
  • Bjornstad v. Union Insurance Co. of Providence, No. EQCV022723 (D. 3A Iowa Jan. 1, 2007) (Ruling on Defendant's Motion for Summary Judgment and Plaintiff's Cross-Motion for Summary Judgment)
  • Equity Livestock Credit Corp. v. Schany, No. LACV023236 (D. 3A Iowa Jan. 1, 2007) (Ruling on Plaintiff's Motion for Summary Judgment)
  • Fenn v. Compton, No. LACV022789 (D. 3A Iowa Jan. 1, 2007) (Ruling on Defendant's Motion for Summary Judgment)
  • Fowler v. Presthus, No. LACV025211 (D. 3A Iowa Jan. 1, 2007) (Ruling on Defendant Chad E. Presthus d/b/a Juke Box's Motion to Dismiss)
  • Fowler v. Presthus, No. LACV025211 (D. 3A Iowa Jan. 1, 2007) (Ruling on Defendant Pep's Motion for Summary Judgment)
  • Gollner v. Bartlett et al., No. EQCV025287 (D. 3A Iowa Jan. 1, 2007) (Ruling on Defendants' Motion to Dismiss or Recast)
  • Harvey v. Simonson et al., No. LACV026338 (D. 3A Iowa Aug. 1, 2007) (Ruling on Motion for Reinstatement)
  • In Re Marriage of Elizabeth Charlton and Brandon Charlton, No. CDDM001983 (D. 3A Iowa Aug. 1, 2007) (Ruling on Application for Contempt Citation)
  • Iowa v. Devos, No. LACV014492 (D. 3A Iowa Jan. 1, 2007) (Ruling on Plaintiff's Motion for Partial Summary Judgment)
  • Kats v. Broadway et al., No. LACV014461 (D. 3A Iowa Jan. 1, 2007) (Order on Lyon County's Motion for Summary Judgment)
  • Keeline et al. v. Francis Sites Assoc., No. EQCV022759 (D. 3A Iowa Jan. 1, 2007) (Ruling and Order on Plaintiff's Motion for Class Action Certification)
  • McCarthy v. MCMIC Insurance et al., No. LACV022314 (D. 3A Iowa Jan. 1, 2007) (Ruling on Defendants' Motion for Summary Judgment)
  • McGregor v. Jet Company, No. CVCV0025240 (D. 3A Iowa Jan. 1, 2007) (Ruling on Petition For Judicial Review)
  • New Modern Concepts, Inc. v. Baja, LLC, No. EQCV025428 (D. 3A Iowa Jan. 1, 2007) (Ruling on Plaintiff's Motion to Dismiss Defendant's Counterclaims and to Compel Arbitration)
  • Schmidt v. Employment Appeal Board, No. LACV023272 (D. 3A Iowa Jan. 1, 2007) (Ruling on Plaintiff's Petition for Judicial Review)
  • Rodgers v. Scheider, No. CDCD00946 (D. 3A Iowa Jan. 1, 2007) (Ruling on Respondent's Motion for Summary Judgment to Dissolve Injunction)
  • Smith v. Smith et al., No. EQCV023378 (D. 3A Iowa Jan. 1, 2007) (Order Regarding Defendant's Motion for Summary Judgment)
  • Weber v. Heyer, No. LACV014510 (D. 3A Iowa Jan. 1, 2007) (Order on Defendant's Motion for Summary Judgment)
  • Goodman v. Snap-On Tools Co., No. CVCV025384 (D. 3A Iowa Jan. 1, 2008) (Ruling on Petitioner's Petition for Judicial Review)
  • Hilbert v. Russell, No. LACV025417 (D. 3A Iowa Jan. 1, 2008) (Ruling on Third-Party Defendant's Motion to Dismiss)
  • Hoover et al. v. Francis Sites Area, Inc., No. EQCV022720 (D. 3A Iowa Jan. 1, 2008) (Trial Opinion)
  • In Re Bryan et al., Nos. JVJV002576, JVJV002577, JVJV002578 (D. 3A Iowa May 17, 2008) (Ruling on Public Defender's Actions Denying Expenses)
  • In re Estate of McNertney, No. ESPRO16667 (D. 3A Iowa Jan. 1, 2008) (Ruling on Charles McNertney's Motion for Summary Judgment)
  • Marlow v. Mayne, No. LACV0016823 (D. 3A Iowa Jan. 1, 2008) (Ruling on Plaintiff's Motion to Enforce Settlement Agreement)
  • Waltz et al. v. Will et al., No. CVCV023258 (D. 3A Iowa Jan. 1, 2008) (Ruling on Plaintiff's Motion to Amend Petition for Removal from Office)

Criminal Cases

  • Larry Steven Larson v. State of Iowa, No. PCCV022325 (D. 3A Iowa Jan. 1 , 2007) (Ruling on Application for Post Conviction Relief).
  • Juan Carlos Astello v. State of Iowa, No. PCCV025276 (D. 3A Iowa Jan. 1 , 2007) (Ruling on Application for Post Conviction Relief).
  • State of Iowa v. Joseph L Daggett, No. FECR005131 (D. 3A Iowa Jan. 1, 2007) (Ruling on Defendant's Motion to Suppress).
  • State of Iowa v. Beau Tremaine Berge, No. FECR016893 (D. 3A Iowa Jan. 1, 2007) (Ruling on Defendant's Motion to Suppress).
  • State of Iowa v. Stephen C. Leonard, Criminal No. 4291 (D. 3A Iowa Jan. 1, 2007) (Ruling on Defendant's Motion to Discharge Restitution Judgment).
  • State of Iowa v. Melvin Wardell, No. FECR023193 (D. 3A Iowa Jan. 1, 2007) (Ruling on Defendants' Motions to Suppress).
  • State of Iowa v. Carlos Daniel Castro, No. FECR023126 (D. 3A Iowa Jul. 12, 2007) (Ruling on Defendant's Motion to Sever).
  • State of Iowa v. Randy James Newcomb, No. FECR038425 (D. 3A Iowa Aug 1, 2007) (Order on Defendant's Motion to Suppress).
  • James William Langdeaux v. State of Iowa, No. PCCV018735 (D. 3A Iowa Jan. 1 , 2008) (Ruling on State's Motion for Summary Disposition).
  • Santos Rosales-Martinez v. State of Iowa, No. PCCV026100 (D. 3A Iowa Jan. 1, 2008) (Ruling on Applicant's Motion for Summary Judgment).
  • State of Iowa v. James Cockhren, No. FECR007771 (D. 3A Iowa Jan. 1, 2008) (Ruling on Plaintiff's Motion to Withdraw from Plea Agreement and Defendant's Motion to Enforce Plea Agreement).
  • James William Langdeaux v. State of Iowa, No. PCCV018735 (D. 3A Iowa Feb. 1 , 2008) (Ruling on Petitioner's Motion to Reconsider).
  • State of Iowa v. Scott David Dykstra, No. OWCR005246 (D. 3A Iowa Feb. 7, 2008) (Ruling on Defendant's Motion to Suppress).
  • State of Iowa v. William Edward Meeks, No. FECR004429 (D. 3A Iowa Mar. 1, 2008) (Ruling on Motion to Quash).