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Case No. 20-1565

William Joseph Renken
State of Iowa


William Joseph Renken


State of Iowa

Attorney for the Appellant

Christopher A. Clausen

Attorney for the Appellee

Louis S. Sloven, Assistant Attorney General

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
May 25, 2022

            Certiorari to the Iowa District Court for Poweshiek County, Rose Anne Mefford, District Associate Judge.  WRIT SUSTAINED AND REMANDED.  Considered by Vaitheswaran, P.J., and Tabor and May, JJ.  Opinion by Vaitheswaran, P.J.  (5 pages)

            William Renken appeals the district court’s denial of his motion for a jail credit under Iowa Code section 903A.5 (2019), contending the district court erred in “failing to order credit for time served in another county.”  OPINION HOLDS: We sustain the writ and remand for entry of an order confirming Renken’s completion of his Poweshiek County sentence. 

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