Skip to main content
Iowa Judicial Branch
Main Content

Case No. 20-1161

For summaries from opinions prior to August, 2018, view PDF versions here

In the Interest of T.W., B.W., and B.W., Minor Children

J.W., Father-Appellant

V.W., Mother of B.W. and B.W.-Appellant

Attorney for Appellant Father

Patricia A. Rolfstad

Attorney for Appellant Mother

G. Brian Weiler

Attorney for Appellee State

Meredith L. Lamberti, Assistant Attorney General

Guardian ad Litem

Victoria Noel

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Nov 30, 2020

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Clinton County, Phillip J. Tabor, District Associate Judge.  AFFIRMED ON FATHER’S APPEAL; REVERSED ON MOTHER’S APPEAL.  Considered by Bower, C.J., and Vaitheswaran and Greer, JJ.  Tabor, J., takes no part.  Opinion by Vaitheswaran, J.  (12 pages)

            A mother and father separately appeal the termination of their parental rights.  OPINION HOLDS: We affirm the termination of the father’s parental rights to his three children and reverse the termination of the mother’s parental rights to her two children.

© 2024 Iowa Judicial Branch. All Rights Reserved.