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Case No. 17-1740

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In the Interest of C.D., Minor Child

L.D., Father-Petitioner-Appellee

S.P., Mother-Respondent-Appellant

Attorney for Appellant Mother

Kelsey L. Knight

Attorney for Appellee Father

Cathleen J. Siebrecht

Guardian ad litem

Chira Corwin

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
17-1740
Date Published:
Oct 10, 2018
Summary

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Polk County, Lawrence P. McLellan, Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Vaitheswaran, P.J., and Doyle and Mullins, JJ.  Opinion by Vaitheswaran, P.J.  (5 pages)

            A mother appeals the termination of her parental rights raising claims of insufficient evidence and a ruling that is contrary to the best interests of the child.  OPINION HOLDS: We conclude termination of the mother’s parental rights to the child was in the child’s best interests.  We affirm the district court’s termination decision.

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