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Case No. 19-0926

In the Matter of the Guardianship and Conservatorship of Diane Florence Norelius

Juliann Elizabeth Nelson and Kristine Beth Norelius, Appellants

Attorney for Appellants

Maura Sailer

Attorney for Appellee

Alyssa A. Herbold

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Jan 23, 2020

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Crawford County, James S. Heckerman, Judge.  REVERSED AND REMANDED.  Considered by Bower, C.J., and Tabor and Mullins, JJ.  Schumacher, J., takes no part.  Opinion by Mullins, J.  (5 pages)

            Appellants Juliann Nelson and Kristine Norelius appeal the denial of their application for declaratory relief on jurisdictional grounds.  OPINION HOLDS: We reverse the denial of the application for declaratory relief and remand the matter to the district court for a hearing on the application.  We deny the appellants’ request for appellate attorney fees.  Cost on appeal shall be equally assessed between the appellants and the conservatorship. 

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