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Case No. 17-1970

Melissa Sadler, Individually and as Parent and Next Friend of S.S., A.S., Z.S., and I.S., Minor Children
v.
Iowa Department of Human Services (DHS); Charles M. Palmer, In His Capacity as Director of DHS; Stacy Deberg, Individually and in Her Capacity as Child Protective Worker; Lori Mulder, Individually and in Her Capacity as DHS Social Worker II

Appellant

Melissa Sadler, Individually and as Parent and Next Friend of S.S., A.S., Z.S., and I.S., Minor Children

Appellee

Iowa Department of Human Services (DHS); Charles M. Palmer, In His Capacity as Director of DHS; Stacy Deberg, Individually and in Her Capacity as Child Protective Worker; Lori Mulder, Individually and in Her Capacity as DHS Social Worker II

Attorneys for Appellant

John G. Daufeldt

Attorneys for Appellee

Charles K. Phillips, Assistant Attorney General

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
17-1970
Date Published:
Apr 17, 2019
Summary

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Butler County, Linda M. Fangman, Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Vogel, C.J., Vaitheswaran, J., and Gamble, S.J.  Opinion by Vaitheswaran, J.  (5 pages)

            Melissa Sadler, individually and as parent and next friend of four children, appeals the district court’s order granting the defendants’ motion to dismiss.  OPINION HOLDS: We affirm the district court’s dismissal for failure to state a claim.

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