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Juvenile Law: Adult Prosecution-Certification

Staff Report//May 25, 2023//

Juvenile Law: Adult Prosecution-Certification

Staff Report//May 25, 2023//

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Where a juvenile challenged a judgment that certified him for prosecution as an adult under general law, the juvenile did not demonstrate a reasonable probability that but for his counsel’s alleged errors, the result of the proceeding would have been different, so the judgment is affirmed.

Judgment is affirmed.

In the Interest of: K.M.F. (MLW No. 79938/Case No. ED110649 – 15 pages) (Missouri Court of Appeals, Eastern District, Hess, J.) Appealed from circuit court, St. Louis County, Dodson, J. (Jeffrey C. Esparza for appellant) (Lance C. Bretsnyder for respondent).

 

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