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Case No. 21-1643

State of Iowa
Johnny Lee Hovenga, Jr.

Cerro Gordo


State of Iowa


Johnny Lee Hovenga, Jr.

Attorney for the Appellee

Bridget A. Chambers, Assistant Attorney General

Attorney for the Appellant

Jamie Hunter

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Oct 19, 2022

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Cerro Gordo County, Karen Kaufman Salic, District Associate Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Vaitheswaran, P.J., and Greer and Schumacher, JJ.  Opinion by Schumacher, J.  (7 pages)

            Hovenga claims a prosecutor breached his plea agreement by failing to recommend the agreed-to sentence.  OPINION HOLDS:  Finding that the prosecutor adequately recommended the agreed-to sentence, we affirm. 

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