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Case No. 21-1825

In re S.P.

In the matter of S.P., alleged to be seriously mentally impaired

S.P., Respondent-Appellant

Attorney for Appellant

Janice B. Binder

Attorney for Appellee

Gretchen Kraemer, Assistant Attorney General

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Nov 17, 2022

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Johnson County, Paul D. Miller, Judge.  ORDER VACATED.  Considered by Vaitheswaran, P.J., and Greer and Schumacher, JJ.  Opinion by Vaitheswaran, P.J.  (4 pages)

            S.P. appeals an order for involuntary hospitalization under Iowa Code chapter 229 (2021).  OPINION HOLDS: We conclude the involuntary hospitalization order is void for lack of service and must be vacated. 

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