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In the Interest of E.C., Minor Child
Attorney for Appellant Mother
Jeremy M. Evans
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 Polk County, Lynn Poschner, District Associate Judge. AFFIRMED. Considered by Doyle, P.J., and Mullins and Greer, JJ. Opinion by Mullins, J. (4 pages)
A mother appeals the termination of her parental rights to her child, challenging the sufficiency of the evidence supporting the statutory grounds for termination cited by the juvenile court and claiming termination is contrary to the child’s best interests. OPINION HOLDS: We affirm the termination of the mother’s parental rights.