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Case No. 18-0815

State of Iowa
v.
Ali Abdelkarim Ali

Appellee

State of Iowa

Appellant

Ali Abdelkarim Ali

Attorneys for Appellee

Thomas J. Ogden, Assistant Attorney General

Attorneys for Appellant

Bradley M. Bender, Assistant Appellate Defender

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
18-0815
Date Published:
Mar 20, 2019
Summary

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Johnson County, Lars G. Anderson, Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Potterfield, P.J., and Tabor and Bower, JJ.  Opinion by Potterfield, P.J. (2 pages)

            Ali Abdelkarim Ali pled guilty to robbery in the second degree and appeals the sentence imposed, contending the district court erred in determining it did not have the authority to suspend the minimum fine.  OPINION HOLDS: Iowa Code section 907.3 (2017) withholds the authority to suspend a sentence for a forcible felony.

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