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Case No. 19-0627

Kenyatta Harlston Sr.
State of Iowa


Kenyatta Harlston Sr.


State of Iowa

Attorney for the Appellant

Joey T. Hoover

Attorney for the Appellee

Linda J. Hines, Assistant Attorney General

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Jul 22, 2020

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Dubuque County, Michael J. Shubatt, Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Mullins, P.J., Ahlers, J., and Mahan, S.J.  Opinion by Mahan, S.J.  (5 pages)

            Kenyatta Harlston appeals the district court’s dismissal of his second application for postconviction relief, claiming “current PCR counsel was ineffective for failing raise [the claim that] prior PCR counsel was ineffective for not raising issues raised in this PCR.”  Harlston also raises several pro se claims.  OPINION HOLDS: We affirm the denial of Harlston’s application for postconviction relief.

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