Opinion FlashMay 5, 2004
Volume 10 Number 87
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Howard H. Vogel
WILLIAM BERRIOS v. STATE OF TENNESSEE Court:TCCA Attorneys: Gerald L. Gulley, Jr., Knoxville, Tennessee, for the appellant, William Berrios. Paul G. Summers, Attorney General and Reporter; Elizabeth B. Marney, Assistant Attorney General; Randall E. Nichols, District Attorney General; and Philip H. Morton, Assistant District Attorney General, for the appellee, State of Tennessee. Judge: RILEY First Paragraph: The petitioner, William Berrios, appeals the post-conviction court's denial of his post-conviction relief petition in relation to his guilty plea to felony murder for which he received a life sentence. On appeal, the petitioner contends: (1) the state failed to satisfy a condition of the plea agreement; and (2) his plea was unknowingly and involuntarily entered. We affirm the judgment of the post- conviction court. http://www.tba.org/tba_files/TCCA/berrioswilliam.wpd
STATE OF TENNESSEE v. ROBERT DENNIS HEISINGER Court:TCCA Attorneys: Gregory D. Smith, Clarksville, Tennessee, for the appellant, Robert Dennis Heisinger. Paul G. Summers, Attorney General & Reporter; Thomas E. Williams, III, Assistant Attorney General; John Carney, District Attorney General; and C. Daniel Brollier, Assistant District Attorney General, for the appellee, State of Tennessee. Judge: SMITH First Paragraph: The appellant, Robert Dennis Heisinger, was convicted by a jury of one count of theft of property valued at $10,000 or more but less than $60,000. He was sentenced as a Range II offender to an eight-year sentence in the Tennessee Department of Correction. On appeal, he challenges the length of his sentence and the failure of the trial court to grant him alternative sentencing. We affirm the judgment of the trial court. http://www.tba.org/tba_files/TCCA/heisingerrobert1.wpd
State Billboard Regulations Date: April 30, 2004 Opinion Number: 04-082 http://www.tba.org/tba_files/AG/2004/op82.pdf
Blind Vendor Contract Date: April 30, 2004 Opinion Number: 04-083 http://www.tba.org/tba_files/AG/2004/op83.pdf
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