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In the Interest of J.H., Minor Child
Attorney for Appellant Father
Eric A. Checketts
Attorney for Appellee State
Toby J. Gordon, Assistant Attorney General
Attorney for Guardian C.M.
Roberta J. Megel
Guardian ad Litem
Marti D. Nerenstone
Court of Appeals
Court of Appeals Opinion
Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Pottawattamie County, Charles D. Fagan, District Associate Judge. AFFIRMED. Considered by Bower, C.J., Doyle, J., and Vogel, S.J. Opinion by Vogel, S.J. (6 pages)
The father of J.H. appeals the review order that terminated the juvenile court jurisdiction and transferred jurisdiction to the probate court for the establishment of a guardianship for J.H. OPINION HOLDS: Because transferring jurisdiction was a proper action under the Iowa Code and J.H. is thriving with her guardian and half-siblings, we affirm.