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Case No. 22-1279

In the Interest of J.L. and R.L., Minor Children

J.L.-M., Father-Appellant

Attorney for Appellant Father

John J. Bishop

Attorney for Appellee State

Mary A. Triick, Assistant Attorney General

Guardian ad Litem

Robin Lynn O'Brien Licht

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Nov 02, 2022

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Linn County, Carrie K. Bryner, District Associate Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Bower, C.J., and Tabor and Greer, JJ.  Opinion by Bower, C.J.  (7 pages)

            The father appeals the termination of his parental rights to J.L. and R.L.  He challenges the juvenile court’s findings that (1) the children could not be returned to him at the present time without risk of adjudicatory harm and (2) termination of his rights is in the best interests of the children.  OPINION HOLDS: We affirm.

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