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In the Interest of J.G., Minor Child
Attorney for Appellant
Christopher A. Clausen
Attorney for Appellee
Norma J. Meade
Court of Appeals
Court of Appeals Opinion
Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Marshall County, Paul G. Crawford, District Associate Judge. AFFIRMED. Considered by Vaitheswaran, P.J., Tabor, J., and Potterfield, S.J. Opinion by Tabor, J. (12 pages)
Manuel, the father of eleven-year-old J.G., appeals the private termination of his parental rights under Iowa Code chapter 600A (2021). He contends J.G.’s mother, Eliana, denied him visitation with the child. OPINION HOLDS: We find Manuel abandoned the child under Iowa Code chapter 600A and affirm termination of his parental rights.