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Case No. 18-0354

State of Iowa
Griffin Edward Meyer


State of Iowa


Griffin Edward Meyer

Attorney for the Appellee

Louis S. Sloven, Assistant Attorney General

Attorney for the Appellant

William Monroe

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
May 01, 2019

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Des Moines County, Emily S. Dean, District Associate Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Potterfield, P.J., and Tabor and Bower, JJ.  Opinion by Tabor, J.  (10 pages)

            A defendant appeals his conviction for being absent from custody.  He challenges the sufficiency of the evidence and claims his trial counsel was deficient in several respects.  OPINION HOLDS:  Substantial evidence supported the defendant’s conviction, and he suffered no prejudice from the alleged deficiencies in his counsel’s representation.

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