§ 725.1 Prostitution
§ 725.2 Pimping
§ 725.3 Pandering
§ 725.4 Leasing premises for prostitution
§ 725.5 Keeping gambling houses
§ 725.6 “Keeper” defined
§ 725.7 Gaming and betting — penalty.
§ 725.8 Wagers — forfeiture.
§ 725.9 Possession of gambling devices prohibited — exception for manufacturing.
§ 725.10 Pool selling — places used.
§ 725.12 Lotteries and lottery tickets — definition — prosecution.
§ 725.13 Definition of bookmaking
§ 725.14 Exception for state racing and gaming commission and pari-mutuel betting
§ 725.15 Exceptions for legal gambling
§ 725.16 Gambling penalty
§ 725.17 Protection money prohibited
§ 725.18 Collection service prohibited
§ 725.19 Gambling by underage persons

Terms Used In Iowa Code > Chapter 725

  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Child: includes child by adoption. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • clerk: means clerk of the court in which the action or proceeding is brought or is pending; and the words "clerk's office" mean the office of that clerk. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • following: when used by way of reference to a chapter or other part of a statute mean the next preceding or next following chapter or other part. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Internet: means the federated international system that is composed of allied electronic communication networks linked by telecommunication channels, that uses standardized protocols, and that facilitates electronic communication services, including but not limited to use of the world wide web; the transmission of electronic mail or messages; the transfer of files and data or other electronic information; and the transmission of voice, image, and video. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • person: means individual, corporation, limited liability company, government or governmental subdivision or agency, business trust, estate, trust, partnership or association, or any other legal entity. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • personal property: include money, goods, chattels, evidences of debt, and things in action. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • property: includes personal and real property. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Prosecute: To charge someone with a crime. A prosecutor tries a criminal case on behalf of the government.
  • state: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories, and the words "United States" may include the said district and territories. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • United States: includes all the states. See Iowa Code 4.1