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Case No. 21-0302

Steven Ray Wycoff
State of Iowa


Steven Ray Wycoff


State of Iowa

Attorney for the Appellant

R.E. Breckenridge

Attorney for the Appellee

Kyle Hanson, Assistant Attorney General

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Jun 15, 2022

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Lee (North) County, John M. Wright, Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Bower, C.J., and Schumacher, and Ahlers, JJ.  Opinion by Schumacher, J.  (9 pages)

            An applicant appeals the denial of his postconviction-relief (PCR) application.  He contends PCR counsel was ineffective in presenting his claims.  OPINION HOLDS: We find the applicant is unable to demonstrate prejudice and prejudice should not be assumed under a structural error analysis.  Accordingly, we affirm.  

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