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Case No. 21-0992

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In the Matter of the Guardianship of B.B.

Q.B., Father-Appellant

Attorney for Appellant Father

Jonathan Willier

Attorney for Appellee Guardian

Bryan J. Goldsmith and Carly M. Schomaker

Guardian ad Litem

Cynthia Hucks

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
21-0992
Date Published:
Feb 22, 2022
Summary

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Davis County, William Owens, Associate Juvenile Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Bower, C.J., and Vaitheswaran and Chicchelly, JJ.  Opinion by Bower, C.J.  (9 pages)

            The father, Q.B., appeals the appointment of a guardian for his seventeen-year-old child, B.B., contending the statutory requirements for appointment of a guardian have not been met and the court did not properly consider the parental preference.  OPINION HOLDS: On our de novo review, we disagree with both contentions.  We affirm.

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