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Matakis seeks to withdraw guilty plea, court denies petition

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Jason Matakis, convicted of criminal sexual conduct, sought to withdraw his guilty plea.

Tuesday, the Minnesota Court of Appeals agreed with a lower court’s decision to dismiss the petition. The appeals court stated the petition failed to allege facts to provide grounds for relief.


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