Advocates are raising concerns about recent restrictions put in place in some of Iowa's prisons. The changes come in the wake of the killings of two staffers at the Anamosa State Penitentiary, allegedly by two inmates. Some loved ones worry the conditions behind bars may lead to further violence.
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Iowa State Fair 2021: Health Department Recommends Widespread Masking, Vaccinations To Combat Delta VariantAs COVID-19 cases rise in Iowa, public health experts are urging "smart decisions" during the festivities to prevent the spread of the virus.
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Iowans are no longer required to get a permit to purchase or carry a handgun after changes to the state's gun laws took effect Thursday.
The legislative fruits of 2020’s demonstrations against police violence offers more protection to police and harsher penalties for protest-related charges.
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