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Criminal Law: Post-Conviction Relief-Appointment of Counsel-Indigent Defendant

CWhere a defendant who was determined to be indigent by the motion court challenged the denial of his motion for post-conviction relief without the appointment of counsel, the judgment is reversed and remanded because the appointment of counsel for indigent ...

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Criminal Law: Revocation of Probation-Payment of Jail Costs-Indigent Defendant

Following her release from prison on a probation violation, defendant was placed back on probation and ordered to pay “any outstanding court costs, Crime Victims Compensation Fund, intervention fees and restitution balances.” Four years later, defendant moved to retax costs, ...

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Criminal Law: Indigent Defendant-Pro Se Motion-Appointment Of Counsel

  Where a defendant challenged the denial of post-conviction motion without the appointment of counsel, the motion court clearly erred in denying the defendant’s request since Rule 29.15 requires the appointment of counsel when an indigent defendant files a pro ...

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Criminal Law: Post-Conviction Relief-Indigent Defendant-Appointment of Counsel

Where a defendant challenged the dismissal of his motion for post-conviction relief arguing that Rule 24.035 required the appointment of counsel for an indigent movant, the judgment is reversed and remanded because the defendant filed his motion timely, he was ...

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