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Case No. 19-0411

In the Interest of A.T. and A.T., Minor Children

J.T., Father-Appellant

Attorney for Appellant Father

Patricia J. Meier

Attorney for Appellee State

Kathryn K. Lang, Assistant Attorney General

Guardian ad litem

Zachary Crowdes

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Jun 05, 2019

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Linn County, Barbara H. Liesveld, District Associate Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Vogel, C.J., and Mullins and Bower, JJ.  Opinion by Bower, J.  (7 pages)

            A father appeals the juvenile court order terminating his parental rights.  He claims clear and convincing evidence shows termination would be detrimental to the children due to the closeness of the parent-child bonds.  OPINION HOLDS: We find termination of the father’s parental rights is in the children’s best interests.

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