Court of Appeals of Missouri, Western District, Fourth Division
Appeal fro the Circuit Court of Jackson County. The Honorable James D. Youngs, Judge.
Jeannie M. Willibey, Kansas City, MO for appellant.
Dora Fichter, Jefferson City, MO for respondent.
Before Division Four: Alok Ahuja, C.J., and Lisa White Hardwick and James E. Welsh, JJ.
Maurice L. Glenn pleaded guilty to charges of second-degree robbery, armed criminal action, felonious restraint, receiving stolen property, and resisting arrest, in addition to two probation violations. Following his guilty pleas, he filed a motion for post-conviction relief under Supreme Court Rule 24.035, which the circuit court denied following an evidentiary hearing. Glenn appeals. He argues that he received ineffective assistance from his plea counsel, because counsel's failure to share discovery materials with him and to adequately prepare for trial left Glenn with no choice but to plead guilty. We affirm. ...