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In the Interest of M.M. and C.M., Minor Children
Attorney for Appellant Mother
Bryan J. Tingle
Attorney for Appellee State
Meredith L. Lamberti, Assistant Attorney General
Guardian ad litem
William E. Sales
Court of Appeals
Court of Appeals Opinion
Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Marion County, Steven W. Guiter, District Associate Judge. AFFIRMED. Considered by Potterfield, P.J., and Bower and McDonald, JJ. Opinion by Potterfield, P.J. (7 pages)
A mother appeals the termination of her parental rights. OPINION HOLDS: Because the State proved by clear and convincing evidence the children could not be returned at the time of the termination hearing, no permissive factor weighs against termination, and termination is in the children’s best interests, we affirm.