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Case No. 20-1673

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State of Iowa
Michael Beard


State of Iowa


Michael Beard

Attorney for the Appellee

Tyler J. Buller, Assistant Attorney General

Attorney for the Appellant

Ashley Stewart, Assistant Appellate Defender

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Oct 06, 2021

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Linn County, Christopher L. Bruns, Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Tabor, P.J., Badding, J., Doyle, S.J.  Opinion by Tabor, P.J.  (4 pages)

            Michael Beard appeals, arguing his consecutive sentences for four counts of sexual abuse were excessive.  OPINION HOLDS: The district court acted within its discretion.  We affirm.

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