State v. Cross

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State v. Cross

Case Number
Call Date
March 31, 2017
Court Number
Scotts Bluff
Case Summary

S-16-0376, State of Nebraska v. Shawn L. Cross (Appellant)

Scottsbluff County District Court, Hon. Randall L. Lippstreu

Attorneys: Appellant proceeds pro se; Kimberly A. Kline and Douglas J. Peterson for Appellee

Civil: Postconviction action

Proceedings below: The court denied Cross' motion for new trial without an evidentiary hearing.

Issue: Whether the court applied the correct standard for a motion for new trial based on newly discovered evidence. Whether the court erred in failing to hold an evidentiary hearing on the motion for new trial and denying the motion for new trial.