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Case No. 23-0444

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David J. Downey
Taylor N. Brown



David J. Downey


Taylor N. Brown

Attorney for the Appellant

Robert J. Engler

Attorney for the Appellee

Amanda Demichelis

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Feb 21, 2024

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Union County, Elisabeth Reynoldson, Judge.  AFFIRMED AND REMANDED WITH DIRECTIONS TO DETERMINE ATTORNEY FEES.  Considered by Bower, C.J., and Buller and Langholz, JJ.  Opinion by Buller, J.  (5 pages)

            A father appeals an ordered child-care variance from the child-support guidelines.  The mother requests appellate attorney fees.  OPINION HOLDS: We affirm the variance, order the father to pay the mother’s reasonable appellate attorney fees, and remand for the district court to determine a reasonable amount.

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