Chester Roy Shorts v. The State of Texas--Appeal from 230th District Court of Harris CountyAnnotate this Case
Dismissed and Memorandum Opinion filed September 8, 2005.
Fourteenth Court of Appeals
CHESTER RAY SHORTS, Appellant
THE STATE OF TEXAS, Appellee
On Appeal from the 230th District Court
Harris County, Texas
Trial Court Cause No. 1021495
M E M O R A N D U M O P I N I O N
Appellant entered a guilty plea to possession of a controlled substance, cocaine, with intent to deliver. In accordance with the terms of a plea bargain agreement with the State, the trial court sentenced appellant on May 18, 2005, to confinement for eleven years in the Institutional Division of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. Appellant filed a pro se notice of appeal. Because appellant has no right to appeal, we dismiss.
The trial court entered a certification of the defendant=s right to appeal in which the court certified that this is a plea bargain case, and the defendant has no right of appeal. See Tex. R. App. P. 25.2(a)(2). The trial court=s certification is included in the record on appeal. See Tex. R. App. P. 25.2(d).
Accordingly, we dismiss the appeal.
Judgment rendered and Memorandum Opinion filed September 8, 2005.
Panel consists of Justices Fowler, Edelman, and Guzman.
Do Not Publish C Tex. R. App. P. 47.2(b).