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Case No. 22-0206

State of Iowa
Raymond Lee Edwards Jr.


State of Iowa


Raymond Lee Edwards Jr.

Attorney for the Appellee

Israel Kodiaga, Assistant Attorney General

Attorney for the Appellant

Melinda J. Nye, Assistant Appellate Defender

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Jan 25, 2023

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Des Moines County, John M. Wright, Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Bower, C.J., and Greer and Badding, JJ.  Opinion by Greer, J.  (5 pages)

            Raymond Edwards Jr. argues his conviction for possessing contraband in a county jail was not supported by sufficient evidence.  OPINION HOLDS: Because substantial evidence supports the jury’s finding that the object in question was capable of causing injury, we affirm.  

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