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APPEAL FROM THE CLARK CIRCUIT COURT. The Honorable Daniel E. Moore, Judge. Cause No. 10C01-1301-PC-3.
ERIK MORALES, APPELLANT, Pro se, Carlisle, Indiana.
ATTORNEYS FOR APPELLEE: GREGORY F. ZOELLER, Attorney General of Indiana, J.T. WHITEHEAD, Deputy Attorney General, Indianapolis, Indiana.
BAILEY, Judge. KIRSCH, J., and MAY, J., concur.
Pro-se Petitioner Erik Morales (" Morales" ) appeals the denial of his petition for post-conviction relief, which challenged his convictions for two counts of Child Molestation and one count of Attempted Child Molestation, as Class A felonies. We affirm.
Morales articulates four issues for review, but presents argument on only three. We address tat issue which is not waived, res judicata, or procedurally defaulted, that is, whether Morales was denied the effective assistance of trial counsel.
The State raises one issue on cross-appeal: whether the appeal should be dismissed for lack of ...