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Case No. 21-1077

Elizabeth Ashleigh Cozad-Calhoun
Ryan Paul Maher


Elizabeth Ashleigh Cozad-Calhoun


Ryan Paul Maher

Attorney for the Appellee

Ande Skinner

Attorney for the Appellant

Ryan Maher, self-represented

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Jun 15, 2022

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Polk County, Robert A. Hutchison, Judge.  REVERSED AND REMANDED.  Heard by Bower, C.J., and Schumacher and Ahlers, JJ.  Opinion by Ahlers, J.  (9 pages)

            Ryan Maher appeals the issuance of a domestic abuse protective order against him.  OPINION HOLDS: Because there was no independent basis to support the new protective order, the district court’s issuance of the protective order is reversed and the matter is remanded for dismissal.

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