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Case No. 21-0808

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Derrick Shafer
v.
State of Iowa

Appellant

Derrick Shafer

Appellee

State of Iowa

Attorneys for Appellant

Denise M. Gonyea

Attorneys for Appellee

Bridget A. Chambers, Assistant Attorney General

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
21-0808
Date Published:
Apr 27, 2022
Summary

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Mahaska County, Crystal S. Cronk, Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Tabor, P.J., Ahlers, J., and Scott, S.J.  Opinion by Scott, S.J.  (7 pages)

            Derrick Shafer appeals the denial of his application for postconviction relief, arguing the court erred in rejecting his claims of ineffective assistance of counsel.  OPINION HOLDS: We agree with the district court that counsel was not ineffective as alleged and affirm the denial of Shafer’s application.

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