Opinion Flash

April 3, 2003
Volume 9 — Number 060

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00 New Opinion(s) from the Tennessee Supreme Court
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STATE OF TENNESSEE v. ROBERT L. TROCSCH

Court:TCCA

Attorneys:  

Spence R. Bruner, Kingston, Tennessee, for the appellant, Robert L.
Trocsch.

Paul G. Summers, Attorney General and Reporter; Peter M. Coughlan,
Assistant Attorney General; J. Scott McCluen, District Attorney
General; and Roger Delp, Assistant District Attorney General, for the
appellee, State of Tennessee.

Judge: MCGEE OGLE

First Paragraph:

The appellant, Robert L. Trocsch, was convicted in the Roane County
Criminal Court of one count of burglary and two counts of theft.  He
received a total effective sentence of eight years incarceration in
the Tennessee Department of Correction.  On appeal, the appellant
contests the sufficiency of the evidence supporting his convictions
and alleges that the trial court improperly performed its function as
thirteenth juror.  Upon review of the record and the parties' briefs,
we affirm the judgments of the trial court.

http://www.tba.org/tba_files/TCCA/trocschr.wpd

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