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Case No. 19-0578

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State of Iowa
v.
Stephen Embree

Appellee

State of Iowa

Appellant

Stephen Embree

Attorneys for Appellee

Timothy M. Hau, Assistant Attorney General

Attorneys for Appellant

Shellie L. Knipfer, Assistant Appellate Defender

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
19-0578
Date Published:
Jun 17, 2020
Summary

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Boone County, Steven J. Oeth, Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Tabor, P.J., and Mullins and Schumacher, JJ.  Opinion by Mullins, J. (6 pages)

            Stephen Embree appeals his conviction of sexual abuse in the second degree.  He argues there was no sexual purpose to his contact with the child.  The State argues sufficient evidence was presented to the jury regarding Embree’s sexual purpose.  OPINION HOLDS: On our review of the record, sufficient evidence was presented to support Embree’s conviction. 

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