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Case No. 18-1941

State of Iowa
Ryan James Mathews


State of Iowa


Ryan James Mathews

Attorneys for Appellee

Sharon K. Hall, Assistant Attorney General

Attorneys for Appellant

Cathleen J. Siebrecht

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Apr 15, 2020

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Dallas County, Michael K. Jacobsen, Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Bower, C.J., Ahlers, J., and Vogel, S.J.  Opinion by Vogel, S.J.  (3 pages)

            Ryan James Mathews appeals his conviction for forgery.  OPINION HOLDS: When viewing the record as a whole in the light most favorable to the State, we find sufficient evidence to conclude Mathews knew the check was a forgery at the time he presented it to the bank, and we affirm his conviction.

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