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Case No. 19-1235

Donald King
State of Iowa


Donald King


State of Iowa

Attorney for the Appellant

Curtis Dial

Attorney for the Appellee

Martha E. Trout, Assistant Attorney General

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Jul 01, 2020

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Lee (North) County, Mark E. Kruse, Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Bower, C.J., and Doyle and Schumacher, JJ.  Opinion by Doyle, J.  (2 pages)

            Donald King appeals the dismissal of his application for postconviction relief.  OPINION HOLDS: Although King asks us to overrule precedent holding Iowa Code section 704.1(3) (2018) does not apply retroactively, we are not at liberty to overturn Iowa Supreme Court precedent.  We therefore affirm.

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