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Criminal Law: Escape Rule-Post-Conviction Relief

Where defendant challenged the dismissal of his Rule 24.035 motion, arguing that the motion court improperly invoked the escape rule without ruling on the merits of his claims and thus violating his constitutional rights, judicial authority has established that application ...

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Criminal Law: Post-Conviction Relief-Escape Rule-Post-Capture Error

Where a defendant challenged the application of the escape rule to dismiss his motion for post-conviction relief, the judgment is reversed and remanded because the error asserted in his amended motion occurred after he was returned to custody, so the ...

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