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In the Interest of M.R. and H.A., Minor Children
Attorney for Appellant Mother
Keith R. Tucker
Attorney for Appellee State
Ellen Ramsey-Kacena, Assistant Attorney General
Guardian ad Litem
Eric A. Checketts
Court of Appeals
Court of Appeals Opinion
Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Montgomery County, Jennifer Benson Bahr, Judge. AFFIRMED. Considered by May, P.J., and Greer and Chicchelly, JJ. Opinion by Chicchelly, J. (5 pages)
A mother appeals the termination of her parental rights to her children. OPINION HOLDS: Clear and convincing evidence shows the children cannot be returned to the mother’s care, and termination is in the child’s best interest.