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Case No. 19-1612

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State of Iowa
Richard Owen Busch


State of Iowa


Richard Owen Busch

Attorney for the Appellee

Zachary Miller, Assistant Attorney General

Attorney for the Appellant

Alfredo Parrish and Gina Messamer

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Dec 16, 2020

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Black Hawk County, Bradley J. Harris, Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Heard by Doyle, P.J., and May and Ahlers, JJ.  Opinion by May, J.  (11 pages)

            Richard Busch appeals a sentence requiring him to register as a sex offender.  OPINION HOLDS: Substantial evidence supports the sentencing court’s determination that Busch’s conduct was sexually motivated. 

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