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Case No. 22-0241

State of Iowa
Miguel Antonio Ruiz, Jr.



State of Iowa


Miguel Antonio Ruiz, Jr.

Attorney for the Appellee

Olivia D. Brooks, Assistant Attorney General

Attorney for the Appellant

Nan Jennisch, Assistant Appellate Defender

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Apr 26, 2023

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Linn County, Ian K. Thornhill, Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Bower, C.J., Badding, J., and Mullins, S.J.  Opinion by Mullins, S.J. (5 pages)

            Miguel Ruiz Jr. appeals the sentences imposed on his convictions, arguing the district court abused its discretion by relying on an improper sentencing factor.  OPINION HOLDS: Finding the court did not abuse its discretion by relying on an improper sentencing factor, we affirm. 

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