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Court lacked jurisdiction to deny reconsideration motion (access required)

Where more than 21 days had passed after the circuit court entered a conviction and sentencing order in appellant’s assault and battery case, the court lacked jurisdiction to enter an order denying appellant’s motion for reconsideration. As a result, appellant cannot appeal this aspect of his case. However, we can review appellant’s claim that he was denied ...