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Case No. 21-0251

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In re the Marriage of Tullis

Stephen Tullis, Petitioner-Appellant/Cross-Appellee

Cathy Tullis, Respondent-Appellee/Cross-Appellant

Attorney for Appellant

Michael O. Carpenter

Attorney for Appellee

Heather M. Simplot

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
21-0251
Date Published:
Apr 13, 2022
Summary

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Wapello County, Greg Milani, Judge.  AFFIRMED ON BOTH APPEALS, AND REMANDED.  Considered by Tabor, P.J., Greer, J., and Carr, S.J.  Opinion by Carr, S.J.  (9 pages)

            Stephen Tullis appeals the spousal support provision in the parties’ dissolution decree.  Cathy Tullis cross-appeals, asking for an increase in the award of trial attorney fees and for an award of appellate attorney fees.  OPINION HOLDS: We affirm the district court’s ruling requiring Stephen to pay $800 per month in spousal support.  We also affirm the award of trial attorney fees.  We remand to the trial court to determine Cathy’s appellate fees.

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