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Case No. 19-0929

State of Iowa
Shawn Eugene Davis


State of Iowa


Shawn Eugene Davis

Attorney for the Appellee

Bridget A. Chambers, Assistant Attorney General

Attorney for the Appellant

Karmen Anderson

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Feb 17, 2021

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Polk County, William P. Kelly, Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Bower, C.J., and Vaitheswaran and Greer, JJ.  Opinion by Bower, C.J.  (23 pages)

            Shawn Davis appeals from his conviction for second-degree murder, contending the jury instructions were erroneous, his trial counsel was ineffective, and the court’s evidentiary rulings were faulty in two respects.  OPINION HOLDS: After considering the asserted errors properly preserved, we affirm.

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