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State of Iowa v. Prince Nyomah

Prince Nyomah entered Alford pleas1 to second-degree robbery and assault
while participating in a felony, among other things. He now appeals those two
convictions, arguing the convictions should have merged under the merger
doctrine, codified in Iowa Code section 701.9 (2017). That section provides:
No person shall be convicted of a public offense which is necessarily includ... More...
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State of Iowa v. Wyatt K. Slinker

A man claimed Wyatt Slinker owed him money. Slinker told the man to get
out of his face, swung at him, and hit him. The man fell to the ground and
eventually died.
The State charged Slinker with involuntary manslaughter and assault
causing serious injury. See Iowa Code §§ 707.5(1)(a), 708.2(4) (2017). Slinker
pled guilty to involuntary manslaughter, and the State di... More...
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State of Iowa v. Matthew Lee Murphy Second-degree sexual abuse

The following facts can be gleaned from the evidence presented to the jury.
On February 20, 2016, eleven-year-old A.T. and her older sister, M.T., spent the
night at Murphy’s house. Murphy was a family friend of the girls’ parents after
being engaged to A.T.’s aunt, her mother’s sister. After his fiancé passed away
the families remained close. The girls referred to Murphy a... More...
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NATHANIEL YANCEY JR. vs. STATE OF IOWA

On November 25, 2011, an altercation occurred in the parking lot at Valley
West Mall in Des Moines. Witnesses heard gun shots and saw a person firing a
gun. One witness reported the incident to the West Des Moines Police and later
identified Yancey as the shooter in a photo array. Another witness identified the
shooter by race. Another witness provided the police with a lic... More...
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Vincent McFadden v. State of Missouri

The detailed facts are set out in Mr. McFadden’s prior appeals and will be repeated here only insofar as they are relevant to his postconviction claims. On May 15, 2003, Eva Addison1 was at Maggie Jones’ house on Blakemore in Pine Lawn when Mr. McFadden arrived at the house with a friend.2 Eva and Mr. McFadden had a child together. When Mr. McFadden got out of the car, he kissed the child, ... More...   $0 (07-19-2018 - MO)

STATE OF OHIO v. ROY R. YOUNG, JR.

The facts and initial procedural history of this case were set out in Mr. Young’s
direct appeal. See State v. Young, 9th Dist. Lorain No. 15CA010803, 2017-Ohio-1400. Based
on evidence that Mr. Young had been sexually abusing his then 15-year old stepdaughter since
she was five years old, the grand jury indicted him on three counts of rape, three counts of sexual
battery, and ... More...
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STATE OF OHIO -vs- BRANDON G. EDMONDS

On February 12, 2016, Defendant-Appellant Brandon G. Edmonds and co defendants went to the home of H.O. located in Newark, Ohio. Edmonds knocked on the door and when H.O. opened the door, Edmonds and the co-defendants rushed in. Edmonds brandished a gun at H.O. and other occupants of the house in an effort to steal drugs or money. A struggle ensued between H.O. and Edmonds, during which Edmonds... More...   $0 (07-18-2018 - OH)

STATE OF OHIO v. PAULENA YOST

In March 2017, the Meigs County Grand Jury returned an indictment charging Paulena Yost with one count of felonious assault and one count of domestic violence. Yost initially entered a not-guilty plea to the charges and later entered a plea Meigs App. No. 17CA10 2 of not guilty by reason of insanity. B... More...   $0 (07-18-2018 - OH)

Robert Ryan Fleming v. State of Indiana

On February 8, 2017, Fleming was being booked into the Cass County Jail3 and
was asked to provide a medical history. His responses to certain questions
caused Shift Supervisor Steve Taylor (“Officer Taylor”) to treat Fleming as a

1 Ind. Code § 35-42-2-1(c)(1); (g)(5)(A). 2 I.C. § 35-50-2-8. 3 The record does not reveal the reason for... More...
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Jarvice Sears v. State of Indiana

There are two upstairs apartments above the 711 Tavern on 711 West Virginia
Street in Evansville, Apartments A and B, which are accessed by a common
hallway. In October of 2015, Jeremy Herbert lived in Apartment A, and Logan
Orth used the apartment to deal marijuana. On October 25, 2015, Diego
Thomas and Marquell Jackson decided to rob Orth because Thomas knew that
Orth ... More...
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Joshua Travis Hall v. State of Indiana

In 2016, Hall and his girlfriend, Rustim Rehmel, resided together. On August
15, Hall and Rehmel were involved in a physical altercation outside of a bar.1
During the fight, Hall punched and kicked Rehmel in her head and face. A
bystander called 9-1-1, and Farmersburg Town Marshall George McAdams
responded. Marshall McAdams interviewed Rehmel, who informed him that
Hal... More...
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Joshua D. Preston v. State of Indiana Indiana Court of Appeals

The facts supporting Preston’s convictions as set forth by this court on his direct
appeal are as follows:
In early August 2010, Preston was babysitting N.B., the eightmonth-old child of his girlfriend, Michelle Bowling (“Bowling”). Preston told Bowling that N.B. had fallen off his lap and hit her head on a television stand. Bowling observed a rug burn on N.B.’s head and some bruising a... More...
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State of Oklahoma v. Nealon Eugene Simmons MoreLaw Suites Legal Suites and Virtual Offices In Downtown Tulsa 406 South Boulder and 624 South Denver 918-582-3993 or Info@morelaw.com

Tulsa, OK - State of Oklahoma charged Nealon Eugene Simmons with:

Count # 1. Count as Filed: ABDOM, DOMESTIC ASSAULT & BATTERY BY STRANGULATION, in violation of 21 O.S. 644 J
Date of Offense: 01/16/2016
Party Name Disposition Information
SIMMONS, NEALON EUGENE Disposed: DISMISSED, 04/19/2016. Dismissed- Request of the State
Count as Disposed: DOMESTIC ASSAULT & BATTER... More...
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United States of America v. Michelle Elbow Shield District Court Dakota Federal Courthouse - Rapid City, South Dakota Morelaw Internet Marketing National Find A Lawyer Directory 888-354-4529

Rapid City, SD - Rapid City Woman Sentenced for False Statement

A Rapid City, South Dakota, woman convicted of False Statement was sentenced by Chief Judge Jeffrey L. Viken, U.S. District Court.

Michelle Elbow Shield, age 20, was sentenced on July 6, 2018, to 3 months in federal prison, to be followed by 2 years of supervised release, and ordered to pay a $100 special assessment ... More...
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United States of America v. Jerrad Dean Clairmont District Court Dakota Federal Courthouse - Rapid City, South Dakota Morelaw Internet Marketing National Find A Lawyer Directory 888-354-4529

Rapid City, SD - Lake Andes Man Sentenced to 37 Months in Federal Prison for Assault on Child

A Lake Andes, South Dakota, man convicted of Assault Resulting in Serious Bodily Injury was sentenced on July 9, 2018, by U.S. District Judge Karen E. Schreier.

Jerrad Dean Clairmont, age 20, was sentenced to 37 months in custody, followed by two years of supervised release after serving... More...
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Calvin Fletcher, Sr. v. Joseph Tomlinson Eastern District of Missouri Federal Courthouse - St. Louis, Missouri

St. Louis Police Department (SLPD) Officers Nicholas Martorano and John
Moton appeal from the district court’s judgment, 1 entered upon a jury verdict, finding
that they used excessive force in their apprehension and arrest of Calvin Fletcher and
awarding damages to Fletcher totaling $600,000. They raise three issues on appeal:
(1) the district court erred in allowing Fletcher to r... More...
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Alex P. Bice v. State of Indiana Indiana Court of Appeals

After cashing two forged checks made payable to himself totaling $1,850, Bice
was charged on April 25, 2011, with two counts of forgery and two counts of
receiving stolen property. He pleaded guilty to a single count of forgery and, by
agreement, was ordered to serve a six-year sentence with four years suspended
to probation. Bice was ordered as a condition of probation to at... More...
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Randall Eye vs. State of Missouri

On November 28, 2012, narcotics officers investigating allegations of a meth production
site arrived at Movant’s residence. The officers observed a fire pit outside the residence with
two men, including John Greer (“Greer”), and a woman standing near the fire pit. Movant was
inside the residence and consented to a search when asked by the narcotics officers. During their
sea... More...
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Juslet Joseph v. The State of Texas

Appellant, Juslet Joseph, was convicted of assault on a family or household
member. He was sentenced to six years’ imprisonment on February 13, 2017. On May
9, 2018, the Court of Criminal Appeals granted appellant an out-of-time appeal and issued
mandate on June 7, 2018. Their opinion directed the trial court to determine, within ten
days, whether appellant is indigent and, ... More...
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Randall Greenough v. The State of Texas

At the time of trial, Ginny was sixteen years of age.3 She explained that she was not
attending school and that the last grade she had completed had been the eighth grade. In July 2015,
which was the summer prior to what would have been Ginny’s freshman year in high school,
Ginny lived with her mother and “mainly hung out with family,” most notably, her grandmother.
On the e... More...
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Tabetha Christian Evans v. The State of Texas

In 2013, Tabetha Christian Evans, pursuant to a plea agreement, pled guilty to aggravated
assault with a deadly weapon causing serious bodily injury to a family member1 and was placed
on deferred adjudication community supervision for a period of ten years. In 2017, the State
moved to revoke Evans’ community supervision and to proceed to an adjudication of her guilt,
alleging ... More...
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James Dalton Smith v. The State of Texas Indecency with a child by sexual contact

James Dalton Smith appeals his conviction of one count of continuous sexual abuse of a
child younger than fourteen and two counts of indecency with a child by sexual contact. A jury
found appellant guilty and sentenced him to thirty years’ confinement on the continuous sexual
abuse count and four years’ confinement on each indecency count. In eight issues, appellant argues
th... More...
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Ector Antonio Soza v. The State of Texas Court of Appeals Fifth District of Texas at Dallas

The State indicted appellant for the offense of aggravated sexual assault of a child younger
than fourteen years of age. Appellant entered a plea of “not guilty” and proceeded to a jury trial.
Appellant testified at trial and denied having performed the unlawful act as alleged in the
indictment and as testified to by the complainant. The jury found against appellant and returned ... More...
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Scott Robinett v. City of Indianapolis, et al. Southern District of Indiana Federal Courthouse - Indianapolis, Indiana Morelaw Internet Marketing National Find A Lawyer Directory 888-354-4529

Scott Robinett and the City of Indianapolis were codefendants in a civil-rights action. Robinett, a police officer, was accused of failing to intervene in an escalating domestic dispute between two fellow police officers. The dispute ended violently in a tragic murder-suicide, and the murder victim’s estate asserted claims against Robinett and the City under 42 U.S.C. § 1983 and Indiana law. They ... More...   $0 (07-17-2018 - IN)

Theresa Mason-Funk v. City of Neenah, et al. Eastern District of Wisconsin Federal Courthouse - Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Brian Flatoff’s decision to take individuals hostage at a
motorcycle shop in Neenah, Wisconsin,
had tragic consequences for Michael Funk. After managing
to escape from Flatoff, Funk was shot and killed in the alleyway
behind the shop by two officers of the Neenah Police
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Department (NPD), Craig Hoffer and Robert Ross. Unfortunately,
they mistakenly b... More...
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