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Attorney for the Appellee
Lynne Wallin Hines
Attorney for the Appellant
Court of Appeals
Court of Appeals Opinion
Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Polk County, Mary Pat Gunderson, Judge. AFFIRMED AS MODIFIED ON APPEAL; AFFIRMED IN PART AND REVERSED IN PART ON CROSS-APPEAL; AND REMANDED WITH DIRECTIONS. Considered by Danilson, C.J., and Vogel and Tabor, JJ. Opinion by Danilson, C.J. (14 pages)
Seth Aldini appeals and Bianca Brashear cross-appeals from the order modifying their custody and support decree. OPINION HOLDS: On appeal, we affirm as modified the visitation terms—modifying the weekend, Wednesday night, holiday and child’s birthday visitation terms. On the cross-appeal, we reverse the denial of retroactive application of the increased child support and affirm on all other issues. We remand for further proceedings consistent with this opinion.