Volume 54, No. 1, Fall 2005


Introduction to the Dwight D. Opperman Lecture
David S. Walker
Drake Law School Dean
David E. Maxwell
President, Drake University

Reflections of a Junior Justice
The Honorable Stephen J. Breyer,
Associate Justice
United States Supreme Court


DNA Dragnets – A Constitutional Catch?
Roberto Iraola

The Iowa Child Welfare Act:
Clarification and Enhancement of the Federal Act

Jerry R. Foxhoven

Revealing Redundancy: The Tension Between Federal
Sovereign Immunity and Nonstatutory Review

Kathryn E. Kovacs

Indemnity in Iowa Construction Law
Roger W. Stone & Jeffrey A. Stone


In the Name of Economic Development: Reviving “Public Use” As a Limitation on the
Eminent Domain Power in the Wake of
Kelo v. City of London

Ashley J. Fuhrmeister

Spyware: Covertly Infringing on Your Internet Privacy
While Circumventing the Federal Legislation Radar

Benjamin J. Patterson