SIOUX CITY | The ceremonial swearing-in ceremony for new district judge Tod Deck has been scheduled for Feb. 2.
The ceremony will be at 3 p.m. in the Woodbury County Courthouse. A public reception will take place after the ceremony.
Deck was appointed last month by Gov. Kim Reynolds. His oath of office has been filed, and he will begin working as a judge on Jan. 22.
A Sioux City native, Deck is a partner in the Deck Law firm also served as a Woodbury County magistrate since 2014. He practices criminal defense law, divorce and family law, probate and other areas as well.
He fills an opening created by the retirement of District Judge Edward Jacobson in October.