from the Iowa District Court for Warren County, Randy V.
Hefner (trial and post-trial motions), Judge, and Kevin
Parker (sentencing), District Associate Judge.
Lee Brooks appeals his conviction for driving while barred as
a habitual offender.
DeVolder of The DeVolder Law Firm, P.L.L.C., Norwalk, and
Trever Hook of Kutmus, Pennington & Hook, West Des
Moines, for appellant.
J. Miller, Attorney General, and Thomas J. Ogden, Assistant
Attorney General, for appellee.
Considered by Vaitheswaran, P.J., and Doyle and Mullins, JJ.
Iowa Department of Transportation (DOT) mailed Randall Lee
Brooks an "Official Notice" dated May 22, 2013,
You are hereby notified that effective 04-08-14 your
privileges to operate motor vehicles are barred under the
provisions of Section(s) 321.560 of the Code of Iowa THROUGH
This action is being taken due to the records of the
Department indicate you are a HABITUAL OFFENDER of the
traffic laws as defined by Iowa Code Section 321.555.
Violations: Driving While Suspended, Denied, Cancelled,
Revoked on 02-05-2011, Driving While Barred on 06-10-2011,
Driving While Barred on 12-30-2012.
Surrender your Iowa driver's license to the address
YOU MAY BE PROSECUTED FOR FAILURE TO SURRENDER YOUR LICENSE.
Iowa law provides you are entitled to an appeal of this
action. If you choose to request an appeal, you must submit a
written request on or before 06-16-13. Your request must
include your full name, driver's license number, current
address, and telephone number and be sent or delivered to the
address above. A request for appeal has been included on this
. . . .
WARNING: Effective 04-08-14 you are not entitled to operate
any motor vehicle in this state until you have received an
official notice from ...