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Case No. 22-2079

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State of Iowa
Danil James Deng


State of Iowa


Danil James Deng

Attorney for the Appellee

Louis S. Sloven, Assistant Attorney General

Attorney for the Appellant

Nicholas Einwalter

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Mar 27, 2024

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Polk County, Heather Lauber, Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Tabor, P.J., and Badding and Chicchelly, JJ.  Opinion by Tabor, P.J.  (6 pages)

A defendant challenges his sentence for first degree murder and a separate first-degree robbery charge.  He alleges the district court abused its discretion by not properly considering the Lyle juvenile sentencing factors.  OPINION HOLDS: Because the district court performed a thorough analysis of all the pertinent factors, we see no abuse of discretion.  Thus, we affirm.

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