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In the Interest of J.W. and J.W., Minor Children
Attorney for Appellant Father
Daniel M. Northfield
Attorney for Appellee State
Mary A. Triick, Assistant Attorney General
Guardian ad Litem
Court of Appeals
Court of Appeals Opinion
Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Polk County, Lynn Poschner and Kimberly Ayotte, District Associate Judges. AFFIRMED. Considered by Potterfield, P.J., Doyle, J., and Danilson, S.J. Opinion by Danilson, S.J. (8 pages)
A father appeals the child-in-need-of-assistance adjudication concerning his children. OPINION HOLDS: The father did not preserve error on his claim a forensic interview was improperly admitted into evidence. We affirm the juvenile court decisions adjudicating the children to be in need of assistance and denying the father’s request to cancel a protective order.