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Case No. 21-0381

Mark Alan Troutman
State of Iowa


Mark Alan Troutman


State of Iowa

Attorney for the Appellant

Christopher J. Roth

Attorney for the Appellee

Thomas E. Bakke, Assistant Attorney General

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Nov 17, 2022

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Mills County, Jeffrey L. Larson, Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Bower, C.J., and Vaitheswaran and Tabor, JJ.  Opinion by Vaitheswaran, J.  (4 pages)

            Mark Troutman appeals the denial of his application for postconviction relief, asserting ineffective assistance of counsel.  OPINION HOLDS: The record overwhelmingly establishes Troutman’s guilt.  Troutman failed to establish prejudice, and the district court appropriately denied all his ineffective-assistance-of-counsel claims.

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