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Case No. 22-1469

In the Interest of A.B., Minor Child

H.S., Mother-Appellant

Attorney for Appellant Mother

Samuel L. Lyon

Attorney for Appellee State

Mary A. Triick, Assistant Attorney General

Guardian ad Litem

Elizabeth Elsten

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Nov 02, 2022

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Dickinson County, Shawna L. Ditsworth, District Associate Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Bower, C.J., and Greer and Badding, JJ.  Opinion by Bower, C.J.  (8 pages)

            A mother appeals the juvenile court’s order of permanency in this child-in-need-of-assistance proceeding.  She contends the court should have granted her an additional six months to reunify with her child and disagrees with the court’s finding a transfer of custody to the father is in the child’s best interests.  OPINION HOLDS: On our de novo review, we concur in the juvenile court’s findings and conclusions.  We affirm.

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