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Case No. 21-0131

State of Iowa
Scott Lee Quillin


State of Iowa


Scott Lee Quillin

Attorney for the Appellee

Genevieve Reinkoester, Assistant Attorney General

Attorney for the Appellant

Nan Jennisch, Assistant Appellate Defender

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Mar 30, 2022

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Scott County, Patrick McElyea, Judge, and Christine Dalton, District Associate Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Schumacher, P.J., Ahlers, J., and Carr, S.J.  Opinion by Carr, S.J.  (5 pages)

            A defendant appeals his sentence on grounds that the district court impermissibly sentenced him based on his decision to stand trial.  OPINION HOLDS: The district court properly based its decision on the defendant’s lack of remorse.  There was no abuse of discretion, and the sentence is affirmed.

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