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In the Interest of J.B., Minor Child
Attorney for Appellant Mother
Attorney for Appellant Father
Tisha M. Halverson
Attorney for Appellee State
Chandlor Collins, Assistant Attorney General
Guardian ad Litem
Court of Appeals
Court of Appeals Opinion
Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Osceola County, David C. Larson, District Associate Judge. REVERSED AND REMANDED ON BOTH APPEALS. Considered by Tabor, P.J., and Greer and Ahlers, JJ. Opinion by Tabor, P.J. (8 pages)
The mother and father separately appeal the termination of their parental rights. They allege a denial of due process because they were not given notice of the termination hearing. And they allege a denial of due process because the juvenile court terminated their rights without holding a dispositional hearing. Finally, they contend the court erred in terminating their parental rights. OPINION HOLDS: Because the parents were not given notice of the termination hearing and were denied due process, we vacate the termination order and remand for further proceedings.