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3. QUESTIONS PRESENTED:     The first page of the petition, not the back of the front cover, must contain Questions Presented for Review. Rule 14.1(a). The caption of the petition is not to be repeated on this page. The question(s) may be prefaced by a very brief introductory statement to set the scene, so that the question(s) may be understood. The question(s) should be short and concise and may not be argumentative or repetitious. If the petitioneror respondent is under a death sentence that may be affected by the disposition of the petition, the notation "CAPITAL CASE" shall precede the Questions Presented. No other information is to be included on this page. Rule 14.1(a).

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