Monday, March 10, 2014

Summary 2014 WY 34

Summary of Decision March 10, 2014

Justice Burke delivered the opinion of the Court. Affirmed.


Docket Number: S-13-0222


Appeal from the District Court of Natrona County, the Honorable Daniel L. Forgey, Judge

Representing Appellant: Pro se.

Representing Appellee: Peter K. Michael, Attorney General; David L. Delicath, Deputy Attorney General; Jeffrey S. Pope, Assistant Attorney General.

Date of Decision: March 10, 2014

Facts: Appellant, Joseph Dax, appeals the district court’s denial of his motion to correct an illegal sentence.

Issue: The dispositive issue in this case is whether Mr. Dax’s motion to correct an illegal sentence is barred by res judicata.

Holdings/Conclusion: We agree with the district court that this motion is barred by res judicata, and affirm.

Summaries are prepared by Law Librarians and are not official statements of the Wyoming Supreme Court.

[SPECIAL NOTE: This opinion uses the "Universal Citation." It was given an "official" citation when it was issued. You should use this citation whenever you cite the opinion, with a P.3d parallel citation. You will also note, when you look at the opinion, that all of the paragraphs are numbered. When you need to provide a pinpoint citation to a quotation, the universal portion of the citation will use that paragraph number. The pinpoint citation in the P.3d portion will need to have the reporter page number. If you need assistance in putting together a citation from this, or any future opinion using the Universal Citation form, please contact the Wyoming State Law Library and we will provide any needed assistance.]

No comments:

Check out our tags in a cloud (from Wordle)!