No. 06-1703.

474 F.3d 1014 (2007)

Alejandro A. GARCIA, Appellant, v. John MATHES, Appellee.

United States Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit.

Filed: February 1, 2007.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Patrick E. Ingram, Mears Law Office, Iowa City, IA, Alejandro A. Garcia, Iowa State Penitentiary, Fort Madison, IA, for Appellant.

Thomas William Andrews, Attorney General's Office, Des Moines, IA, for Appellee.

Before RILEY, BEAM, and SMITH, Circuit Judges.

RILEY, Circuit Judge.

Alejandro Garcia (Garcia) applied for a writ of habeas corpus under 28 U.S.C. § 2254, arguing the exclusion of evidence showing medical malpractice was an intervening and superseding cause of his victim's death violated due process. The district court1 denied Garcia's application. We affirm.


Garcia and three other men attacked Daniel Hernandez Gonzales (Hernandez). As...

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