DEMETRIUS ARMSTRONG v. STATE OF TENNESSEE - Articles

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Posted by: Landry Butler on Apr 6, 2017

Court: TN Court of Criminal Appeals

Attorneys 1:

Christie Hopper, Jackson, Tennessee, for the Petitioner, Demetrius Armstrong.

Attorneys 2:

Herbert H. Slatery III, Attorney General and Reporter; Sophia S. Lee, Senior Counsel; Garry G. Brown, District Attorney General; and Hillary Lawler Parham, Assistant District Attorney General, for the Appellee, State of Tennessee.

Judge(s): MCMULLEN

The Petitioner, Demetrius Armstrong, appeals the denial of his petition for post-conviction relief by the Gibson County Circuit Court. On appeal, the Petitioner argues that he received ineffective assistance of counsel and that his guilty plea was involuntary and unknowing. Upon review, we affirm the judgment of the post-conviction court.

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