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Case No. 21-1433

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In the Interest of B.A.

C.A., Mother-Appellant

Attorney for Appellant Mother

Alexander S. Momany

Attorney for Appellee State

Kathryn K. Lang, Assistant Attorney General

Guardian ad Litem

Julie Trachta

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Dec 15, 2021

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Linn County, Carrie K. Bryner, District Associate Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Mullins, P.J., and Schumacher and Ahlers, JJ.  Opinion by Ahlers, J.  (7 pages)

            A mother appeals the termination of her parental rights as to her young son.  OPINION HOLDS: The statutory requirements for termination were satisfied, and termination is in the child’s best interests due to unresolved substance-abuse and mental-health concerns.

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