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In the Interest of C.M. and D.M., Minor Children
Attorney for Appellant Mother
Joseph C. Pavelich
Attorney for Appellee State
Kathryn K. Lang, Assistant Attorney General
Guardian ad Litem
John D. Jacobsen
Court of Appeals
Court of Appeals Opinion
Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Johnson County, Deborah Farmer Minot, District Associate Judge. AFFIRMED. Considered by Tabor, P.J., and Mullins and May, JJ. Opinion by May, J. (6 pages)
A mother appeals the juvenile court’s termination of her parental rights. OPINION HOLDS: We conclude termination was appropriate under Iowa law and consistent with the children’s best interests.