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Q: Odd question. But can a minutes taker for city council meetings hold another position for the city in Iowa?
Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar answered on Jun 24, 2020

An Iowa attorney could advise best, but your post remains open for a week. It could depend on the rules or by-laws of the city council. Additionally, some public positions require disclosure of outside employment. These situations can sometimes be fact-specific. Does your attendance at meetings... Read more »

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Q: I live in west des moines iowa, can I file a civil suit when the defendant lives in illinois?
Robert Jason De Groot
Robert Jason De Groot answered on Nov 7, 2015

Generally, if the cause of action accrued where you are you can file where you are. This means that the acts you are complaining about occurred where you are. You did not give enough facts here for us to determine much.

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Q: i got a call from a 866 number and they left a case file number B88176-1503 what does this mean
Robert Jason De Groot
Robert Jason De Groot answered on Oct 2, 2015

How in the world are we supposed to know what this means? Have you called to ask them what this is about?

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Q: What does et al mean after a name?
Adam Studnicki
Adam Studnicki answered on Jul 14, 2015

It generally means "and others", but the context in which it is used should be considered in order to verify.

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