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Case No. 18-1247

In the Interest of J.R., Minor Child

L.R., Mother-Appellant

Attorney for Appellant Mother

Aaron H. Ginkens

Attorney for Appellee State

Kathryn K. Lang, Assistant Attorney General

Guardian ad litem

Lynn Vogan

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Feb 06, 2019

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Polk County, Susan Cox, District Associate Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Doyle, P.J., and Mullins and McDonald, JJ.  Opinion by McDonald, J.  (7 pages)

            A mother appeals the termination of her parental rights.  OPINION HOLDS:  Sufficient evidence supports the termination of the mother’s parental rights.  Termination of the mother’s parental rights is in the child’s best interest.  The mother’s bond with the child does not preclude termination of her parental rights.

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