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Case No. 19-0747

State of Iowa
Matthew Washington


State of Iowa


Matthew Washington

Attorney for the Appellee

Genevieve Reinkoester, Assistant Attorney General

Attorney for the Appellant

Nan Jennisch, Assistant Appellate Defender

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Feb 19, 2020

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Black Hawk County, Patrick Wegman, District Associate Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Tabor, P.J., Schumacher, J., and Blane, S.J.  Opinion by Blane, S.J. (5 pages)

            The defendant contends the court failed to exercise its discretion in imposing a fine alleging the court did not know it had discretion to suspend it.  OPINION HOLDS: The record supports that the court exercised its discretion and decided not to suspend the fine.

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