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Case No. 22-0149

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In the Interest of B.C., Minor Child

H.C., Mother-Appellant

Attorney for Appellant Mother

Alexandra M. Nelissen

Attorney for Appellee State

Toby J. Gordon, Assistant Attorney General

Guardian ad Litem

Erin Romar

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
22-0149
Date Published:
Mar 30, 2022
Summary

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Polk County, Lynn Poschner, District Associate Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Ahlers, P.J., Badding, J., and Scott, S.J.  Opinion by Scott, S.J.  (5 pages)

            A mother appeals the termination of her parental rights, contending there was not clear and convincing evidence the child could not be returned to her care at the time of the termination hearing and termination is not in the child’s best interests.  OPINION HOLDS: Because a ground for termination exists and termination is in the child’s best interests, we affirm.

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