On December 1, 2021, Judge Eric Eighmy dismissed a post conviction relief filing from John Dewell Davidson asking that his ten year conviction for First Degree Burglary and Stealing be overturned. Davidson received the sentence after pleading guilty in February of 2021 to burglarizing a property in Bradleyville, Missouri, in 2017. In an unrelated case, Davidson also pled guilty to various counts of tampering with a motor vehicle and resisting arrest in February on 2021 and was sentenced to a seven year term by Judge Jeff Merrell in the Missouri Department of Corrections.