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Case No. 21-1359

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In the Interest of W.N., H.K., and C.N., Minor Children

S.N., Father-Appellant

Attorney for Appellant Father

Dana A. Judas

Attorney for Appellee State

Mary A. Triick, Assistant Attorney General

Guardian ad Litem
Kimberly Ann Opatz

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Feb 16, 2022

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Linn County, Carrie K. Bryner, District Associate Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Bower, C.J., and Schumacher and Ahlers, JJ.  Opinion by Schumacher, J.  (8 pages)

            The father appeals the modification of the dispositional order and modification of the permanency goal in child-in-need-of-assistance proceedings.  OPINION HOLDS: The father was unable to maintain sobriety.  The district court properly modified the dispositional order and property modified the permanency goal.  We affirm the decision of the district court.

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