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Click here for the full text of this decision FACTS:This is an application for a writ of habeas corpus. Applicant was convicted of the offense of aggravated sexual assault of a child and sentenced to confinement for 40 years. Applicant’s conviction was affirmed on appeal. Applicant contends, among other things, that he is actually innocent, that his plea was involuntary and that counsel was ineffective. The trial court entered findings of fact, concluding that applicant’s plea was involuntary and recommending that his conviction be set aside. The trial court did not enter findings as to applicant’s other claims, but instead found that applicant had withdrawn his ineffective assistance of counsel claim. The trial court entered findings of fact, concluding that applicant’s plea was involuntary and recommending that his conviction be set aside. The trial court did not enter findings as to applicant’s other claims, but instead found that applicant had withdrawn his ineffective assistance of counsel claim. HOLDING:The application is held in abeyance. The court believes that applicant has alleged, in addition to his involuntary plea claim, facts that might entitle him to relief. Because additional facts need to be developed and because the CCA cannot hear evidence, it orders the trial court to develop additional evidence. OPINION:Per curiam.

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