Iowa Appellate Court

Iowa Supreme Court

Justices from the Iowa Supreme Court will visit the Quad Cities this week to hear a case and talk with high school students about the court.  

Murder Conviction Upheld

Jul 6, 2017
Scott County Jail

The Iowa Appellate Court has said "no" to a Rock Island man serving a life sentence for murder. Thursday  justices upheld the convictions of Gary Fortune for the death in 2014 of Betty Simmons, and attempted murder of her husband Jack Simmons.