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Attorney for the Appellant
Robert S. Gallagher and Peter G. Gierut
Attorney for the Appellee
James J. Quinn, pro se
Court of Appeals
Court of Appeals Opinion
Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Scott County, Mary E. Howes, Judge. AFFIRMED. Considered by Potterfield, P.J., and Bower and McDonald, JJ. Opinion by McDonald, J. (7 pages)
A mother appeals the denial of her petition to modify the physical-care and child support provisions of her dissolution decree. OPINION HOLDS: Because the mother could not show a material and substantial change in circumstance beyond the contemplation of the decretal court, modification is not warranted.