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Case No. 18-0726

Amanda Jo Phillips-Hewitt
Christopher Ryan Brekke


Amanda Jo Phillips-Hewitt


Christopher Ryan Brekke

Attorney for the Appellant

Lynne C. Jasper

Attorney for the Appellee

Lauren M. Phelps

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Mar 20, 2019

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Scott County, John Telleen, Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Tabor, P.J., and Mullins and Bower, JJ.  Opinion by Mullins, J.  (5 pages)

            Amanda Phillips-Hewitt appeals the district court’s denial and dismissal of her application for order to show cause against Christopher Brekke for his failure to keep current with his child-support obligations.  Amanda also challenges the court’s denial of her request for trial attorney fees, and she requests appellate attorney fees.  OPINION HOLDS: We affirm the trial court’s dismissal of the contempt action and denial of the request for attorney fees.  We decline to award appellate attorney fees.  Costs on appeal are assessed to Amanda.

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