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In the Interest of A.W., Minor Child
Attorney for Appellant Father
T. Cody Farrens
Attorney for Appellee State
Ellen Ramsey-Kacena, Assistant Attorney General
Guardian ad Litem
Court of Appeals
Court of Appeals Opinion
Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Woodbury County, Mark C. Cord III, District Associate Judge. AFFIRMED. Considered by Tabor, P.J., and May and Greer, JJ. Opinion by Tabor, P.J. (7 pages)
A father appeals the termination of his parental rights to a three-year-old son. He challenges the statutory grounds for termination and asks for a delay in permanency. He also argues termination is not in the child’s best interests. OPINION HOLDS: We find the State proved a statutory ground for termination. And we find termination is in the child’s best interests. We affirm.