STATE OF TENNESSEE v. JONATHAN T. DEAL - Articles

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Posted by: Tanja Trezise on Jun 18, 2014

Court: TN Court of Criminal Appeals

Attorneys 1:

Jonathan T. Deal, pro se, as the appellant.

Attorneys 2:

Robert E. Cooper, Jr., Attorney General and Reporter; Lacy Wilber, Assistant Attorney General; R. Steven Bebb, District Attorney General; and M. Drew Robinson, Assistant District Attorney General, for the appellee, State of Tennessee.

Judge(s): BIVINS

Jonathan T. Deal (“the Defendant”) filed a motion to correct an illegal sentence. The trial court summarily denied the Defendant’s motion, and this appeal followed. Upon our thorough review of the record and applicable law, we conclude that the Defendant set forth a colorable claim. Accordingly, we remand this matter to the trial court for further proceedings pursuant to Tennessee Rule of Criminal Procedure 36.1.

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