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Case No. 21-1236

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In the Interest of A.N., E.N., M.N., R.I., and A.B., Minor Children

A.S., Mother-Appellant

Attorney for Appellant Mother

Jane M. White

Attorney for Appellee State

Ellen Ramsey-Kacena, Assistant Attorney General

Guardian ad Litem

Kayla Stratton

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
21-1236
Date Published:
Feb 16, 2022
Summary

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Dallas County, Virginia Cobb, District Associate Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Bower, C.J., and Vaitheswaran and Schumacher, JJ.  Opinion by Bower, C.J.  (4 pages)

            A mother challenges the termination of her parental rights to five children, claiming maintaining a relationship with her is in the children’s best interests and guardianships in the children’s current placements was preferable to termination.  OPINION HOLDS: We affirm.

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