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Case No. 21-1736

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In the Interest of E.W., Minor Child

D.W., Father-Appellant

Attorney for Appellant Father

Randall L. Jackson

Attorney for Appellee Mother

Anjela A. Shutts

Attorney for Appellee State

Mary A. Triick, Assistant Attorney General

Guardian ad Litem

Bo Woolman and Erin Mayfield (until withdrawal)

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Mar 30, 2022

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Polk County, Romonda D. Belcher, District Associate Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Tabor, P.J., and Greer and Ahlers, JJ.  Opinion by Tabor, P.J.  (8 pages)

            The father appeals the district court order adjudicating E.W. as a child in need of assistance.  He contests the sufficiency of the State’s evidence and the admission of hearsay at the adjudication hearing.  OPINION HOLDS: Finding clear and convincing proof to support the child-in-need-of-assistance adjudication and no reversible error in the admission of evidence, we affirm.

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