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In the Interest of A.K., Minor Child
Attorney for Appellant Father
Bryan J. Tingle
Attorney for Appellee State
Mary A. Triick, Assistant Attorney General
Guardian ad litem
Penny B. Reimer
Court of Appeals
Court of Appeals Opinion
Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Madison County, Kevin A. Parker, District Associate Judge. AFFIRMED. Considered by Vaitheswaran, P.J., and Doyle and Mullins, JJ. Opinion by Vaitheswaran, P.J. (4 pages)
The father of a child who was adjudicated in need of assistance appeals an order granting the district court concurrent jurisdiction to proceed with a guardianship action. OPINION HOLDS: On our de novo review, we are convinced the juvenile court’s grant of concurrent jurisdiction was appropriate. The concurrent-jurisdiction order is affirmed.