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Case No. 18-1088

State of Iowa
v.
Michael A. Gill, Jr.

Appellee

State of Iowa

Appellant

Michael A. Gill, Jr.

Attorneys for Appellee

Timothy M. Hau, Assistant Attorney General

Attorneys for Appellant

Robert P. Ranschau, Assistant Appellate Defender

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
18-1088
Date Published:
Jun 19, 2019
Summary

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Polk County, Robert B. Hanson, Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Vogel, C.J., and Mullins and Bower, JJ.  Opinion by Vogel, C.J. (4 pages)

            Michael Gill appeals his conviction and sentence for robbery in the second degree.  On appeal, he asserts his counsel was ineffective for failing to object to a jury instruct on second-degree robbery that did not include the assault element.  OPINION HOLDS: We find Gill has not established prejudice and, therefore, his ineffective-assistance claim fails. 

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