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Case No. 22-1765

In the Interest of K.S., Minor Child


S.C., Mother-Appellant

Attorney for Appellant

Cathleen J. Siebrecht

Attorney for Appellee State

Mary A. Triick, Assistant Attorney General

Guardian ad Litem

Magdalena B. Reese

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Jan 11, 2023

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Warren County, Kevin A. Parker, District Associate Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Tabor, P.J., and Schumacher and Chicchelly, JJ.  Opinion by Chicchelly, J.  (4 pages)

            A mother appeals the termination of her parental rights to her child.  OPINION HOLDS: Clear and convincing evidence shows the child could not be returned to the mother’s care at the time of the termination hearing to support termination under Iowa Code section 232.116(1)(h) (2022).  We decline the mother’s request for more time under section 232.104(2)(b).

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