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Case No. 19-0918

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State of Iowa
Douglas Joseph Foster


State of Iowa


Douglas Joseph Foster

Attorney for the Appellee

Genevieve Reinkoester, Assistant Attorney General

Attorney for the Appellant

Maria Ruhtenberg, Assistant Appellate Defender

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Aug 05, 2020

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Muscatine County, Stuart P. Werling, Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Vaitheswaran, P.J., Schumacher, J., and Blane, S.J.  Opinion by Blane, S.J. (15 pages)

            Defendant contends that there was not substantial evidence for the jury to find him guilty of first-degree murder.  OPINION HOLDS: Upon our review of the evidence, we find the State presented substantial evidence to support the jury verdict.

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