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Case No. 20-1006

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Shawn P. Shelton
Jan Marie Gwinn, Ann Jetora Mueller, and Mary Joleen Pavelka


Shawn P. Shelton


Jan Marie Gwinn, Ann Jetora Mueller, and Mary Joleen Pavelka

Attorney for the Appellant

Shawn P. Shelton, self-represented

Attorney for the Appellee

Drew J. Gentsch

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Nov 23, 2021

            Appeals from the Iowa District Court for Polk County, Jeffrey Farrell and Robert B. Hanson, Judges.  FIRST APPEAL AFFIRMED; SECOND APPEAL DISMISSED AS MOOT.  Considered by Tabor, P.J., and Greer and Badding, JJ.  May, J., takes no part.  Opinion by Tabor, P.J.  (12 pages)

            In these consolidated appeals, Shawn Shelton, the son of the trust settlors challenges the grant of summary judgment to his sisters, the trustees, and the dismissal of his petition to vacate a judgment.  OPINION HOLDS: In the first appeal, we find no error in the challenged district court rulings and affirm.  In the second appeal, we find the issue raised is moot and dismiss. 

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