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Attorneys for Appellant
Kyle E. Focht
Attorneys for Appellee
Jaclyn A. Tackett
Court of Appeals
Court of Appeals Opinion
Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Mills County, James S. Heckerman, Judge. AFFIRMED. Considered by Potterfield, P.J., and Doyle and May, JJ. Opinion by Doyle, J. (4 pages)
Anthony Shellito appeals from the district court order modifying the decree governing custody, visitation, and support of the child he shares with Morgan Kaiser. OPINION HOLDS: Because Anthony has failed to meet his burden of showing a superior ability to minister to the child’s needs, we decline to modify the physical care provisions of the decree.