Court of Appeals of Missouri, Western District, Third Division
July 1, 2014
SHY BLAND, Appellant,
STATE OF MISSOURI, Respondent
Appeal from the Circuit Court of Jackson County, Missouri. Honorable Ann Mesle, Judge.
For Appellant: Susan Hogan, Kansas City, MO.
For Respondent: Dora Fichter, Jefferson City, MO.
Before Division Three: Thomas H. Newton, P.J., Mark D. Pfeiffer, and Cynthia L. Martin, JJ.
Mr. Shy Bland appeals the judgment denying a Rule 29.15 post-conviction motion. He claims that trial counsel was ineffective for failing to permit him to testify at trial.
For reasons stated in the memorandum provided to the parties, we affirm. Rule 84.16(b).