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Decisions of the Tennessee Supreme Court
Decisions of the Tennessee Court of Criminal Appeals
Adbelnabi v. State of Tennessee, No. E2020-01270-CCA-R3-PC (Tenn. Ct. Crim. App. Feb. 18, 2022).
The post-conviction court’s dismissal of a petition is a question of law which this court reviews de novo with no presumption of correctness. Burnett, 92 S.W.3d at 406 (citing Fields v. State, 40 S.W.3d 450, 457 (Tenn. 2001)).