LEDARIUS D. MAXWELL v. STATE OF TENNESSEE - Articles

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Posted by: Amelia Ferrell Knisely on Feb 9, 2016

Court: TN Court of Criminal Appeals

Attorneys 1:

J. Colin Morris, Jackson, Tennessee, for the appellant, LeDarius D. Maxwell.

Attorneys 2:

Herbert H. Slatery III, Attorney General and Reporter; Meredith DeVault, Assistant Attorney General; Jerry Woodall, District Attorney General; and Shaun A. Brown, Assistant District Attorney General, for the appellee, State of Tennessee.

Judge(s): WITT

The petitioner, LeDarius D. Maxwell, appeals the denial of post-conviction relief from his 2012 Madison County Criminal Court jury convictions of aggravated assault and attempted second degree murder, for which he received a sentence of 24 years. In this appeal, the petitioner contends only that he was denied the effective assistance of counsel. Discerning no error, we affirm.