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| TODAY'S OPINIONS: Friday, October 28, 2005
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| DEVON CRAWFORD v. STATE OF TENNESSEE
Charles W. Gilchrist, Jr., Memphis, Tennessee, for the Appellant, Devon Crawford.
Paul G. Summers, Attorney General and Reporter; Brian C. Johnson, Assistant Attorney General; William L. Gibbons, District Attorney General; and P. Thomas Hoover, Assistant District Attorney General, for the Appellee, State of Tennessee.
The Appellant, Devon Crawford, appeals the judgment of the Shelby County Criminal Court denying post-conviction relief. On appeal, Crawford argues that he was denied his Sixth Amendment right to the effective assistance of counsel. After review, the judgment of the post-conviction court is affirmed.
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