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Case No. 19-2044

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In the Matter of R.B., Alleged to Be Seriously Mentally Impaired

R.B., Respondent-Appellant

Attorney for Appellant

John L. Dirks

Attorney for Appellee State

Gretchen Kraemer, Special Assistant Attorney General

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Nov 30, 2020

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Marshall County, James A. McGlynn, Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Vaitheswaran, P.J., and Tabor and Schumacher, JJ.  Opinion by Vaitheswaran, P.J.  (6 pages)

            R.B. appeals the district court’s denial of his petition for writ of habeas corpus, contending he is not likely to injure himself or others if released from civil commitment. OPINION HOLDS: We affirm the district court’s denial of R.B.’s petition for writ of habeas corpus.

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