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Case No. 21-0954

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Alvis T. Sayee
State of Iowa


Alvis T. Sayee


State of Iowa

Attorneys for Appellant

Heidi Miller

Attorneys for Appellee

Sheryl Soich, Assistant Attorney General

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Aug 03, 2022

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Marion County, Martha L. Mertz, Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Vaitheswaran, P.J., and Tabor and Badding, JJ.  Opinion by Tabor, J.  (4 pages)

            Alvis Sayee appeals the denial of his application for postconviction relief, contending plea counsel conducted an inadequate investigation of text messages.  OPINION HOLDS: Because Sayee failed to show counsel performed below constitutional norms, we affirm.

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