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Case No. 24-0003

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In the Interest of C.S., Minor Child


C.S., Father-Appellant

Attorney for Appellant Father

Kevin J. Huyser

Attorney for Appellee State

Mackenzie Moran, Assistant Attorney General

Guardian ad Litem

Alexandria Celli Smith

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Mar 06, 2024

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for O’Brien County, Jessica Noll, District Associate Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Tabor, P.J., and Badding and Buller, JJ.  Opinion by Buller, J.  (5 pages)

            An incarcerated father appeals the termination of his parental rights, raising a reasonable-efforts challenge.  OPINION HOLDS: Because he did not request additional services and we find the efforts provided reasonable under the circumstances, we affirm.

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