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Case No. 22-0404

In the Interest of S.G., Minor Child


A.K., Mother-Petitioner-Appellee

M.G., Father-Respondent-Appellant

Attorney for Appellant

Jessica R. Noll

Attorney for Appellee

Sabrina Sayler

Guardian ad Litem

Michele Lewon

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Sep 21, 2022

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Monona County, Mark Cord III, District Associate Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Bower, C.J., and Tabor and Chicchelly, JJ.  Opinion by Chicchelly, J.  (7 pages)

            A father appeals the termination of his parental rights to his six-year-old child under Iowa Code section 600A.8 (2021).  OPINION HOLDS: Because clear and convincing evidence shows the father abandoned the child under section 600A.8(3)(b) and termination is in the child’s best interests, we affirm.

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