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Eliza Ovrom

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Eliza Ovrom
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Current Court Information:
Iowa District Five
Title:   District Judge
Active:   1999-2018
Personal History
Undergraduate:   Coe College
Law School:   University of Iowa
Candidate 2012:
Candidate for:  District 5C
State:  Iowa
Election information 2012:
Incumbent:  Yes
Election date:  November 6, 2012
Retention vote:  116,839
Retention vote %:  77.08% ApprovedA

Eliza Ovrom is a judge of District 5C of Iowa. She was appointed to this position in 1999.[1] Her current term expires in 2018.


Ovrom received her undergraduate degree from Coe College in 1975 and her law degree from the University of Iowa in 1979.[1]


Ovrom worked as the First Assistant Polk County Attorney prior to her judicial appointment in 1999.[1]

2012 election

Ovrom was retained in the general election on November 6, winning 77.08 percent of the vote.[2][3]

See also: Iowa judicial elections, 2012

See also


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