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Case No. 21-0086

State of Iowa
David M. Cox


State of Iowa


David M. Cox

Attorney for the Appellee

Thomas E. Bakke and Katie Krickbaum (until withdrawal), Assistant Attorneys General

Attorney for the Appellant

Martha J. Lucey, State Appellate Defender, and Stephan J. Japuntich (until withdrawal), Assistant Appellate Defender

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Aug 03, 2022

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Woodbury County, Jeffrey A. Neary, Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by May, P.J., Badding, J., and Danilson, S.J.  Opinion by May, P.J.  (10 pages)

            David Cox appeals his guilty plea and sentence for forgery and theft.  OPINION HOLDS: Cox has shown good cause to appeal, and we grant him a delayed appeal to hear his claims.  But because the district court did not abuse its sentencing discretion, we affirm the district court.

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