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Case No. 20-0486

State of Iowa
Brandon Dinovo


State of Iowa


Brandon Dinovo

Attorney for the Appellee

Louis S. Sloven, Assistant Attorney General

Attorney for the Appellant

Joey T. Hoover

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Feb 17, 2021

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Polk County, Sarah Crane, Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Doyle, P.J., and Tabor and Ahlers, JJ.  Opinion by Ahlers, J.  (6 pages)

            Brandon Dinovo appeals the sentences imposed for multiple crimes, asserting the district court abused its discretion in not granting him deferred judgments.  OPINION HOLDS: We find no abuse of the district court’s sentencing discretion.  The district court properly considered multiple factors beyond the nature of the offenses in rejecting Dinovo’s request for deferred judgments.

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