Parole denied for Council Bluffs man convicted as 17-year-old in 1986 murder
Jeffrey Ragland, left, talks with his attorney, Jon Kinnamon, after a hearing earlier this year at the Pottawattamie County Courthouse.
Posted: Thursday, November 21, 2013 12:00 am
Jeffrey Ragland faces at least another year in prison.
But a recent defeat could be the first step toward release. The Iowa Board of Parole reviewed Ragland's case for the first time Tuesday and declined parole for the 44-year-old inmate. The board also declined to interview the Council Bluffs native.
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Thursday, November 21, 2013 12:00 am.