Interest of J.S.
In the Interest of J.S., a child
In the Interest of J.G., a child
Carrie Smith, L.S.W., Petitioner and Appellee
J.G., mother, Respondent and Appellant
J.S., a child, J.G. a child,
D.S., Father of J.S.,
John Doe, Father of J.G.,
and Kathy Kassenborg,
Lay Guardian ad Litem, Respondents
East Central Judicial District,
Judge Cynthia Rothe-Seeger
|Nature of Action:||Termination/Parental Rights|
|Term:||12/2007  Argument: 12/04/2007|
|ND cite:||2008 ND 9|
743 N.W.2d 808
Appellant's Statement of the Issues:|
I.Whether the trial court erred in finding there was clear and convincing evidence to support a finding of deprivation that was likely to continue.
II.Whether the trial court erred in finding there was clear and convincing evidence that the children would likely suffer harm absent a termination of parental rights.
III.Whether reasonable efforts were made to prevent removal of the children and to reunify the family once the children were removed.
Appellee's Statement of the Issues:
I. Whether the petitioner established through clear and convincing evidence termination of parental rights is justified under N.D.C.C. 27-20-44.
a. Were the children "deprived children"
b. Is the deprivation likely to continue
c. Will there be harm to the children
II. Whether the district court judge erred in the review and in affirming the juvenile referee's decision.
III. Whether the juvenile court referee erred in finding that reasonable efforts had been made to prevent removal of the children and to reunify the family once the children were removed.
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|1||05/02/2007 NOTICE OF APPEAL: 04/30/2007|
|2||05/02/2007 ORDER FOR TRANSCRIPT: 04/30/2007|
|4||06/14/2007 MOT. EXT/TIME TRANSCRIPT|
|5||06/14/2007 ACTION BY TRIAL COURT. Granted: 07/29/2007|
|6||07/23/2007 TRANSCRIPTS DATED 6/16/06, 7/11/06, 8/21/06, 10/26/06, 10/27/06, 11/30/06, Master Index|
|7||07/23/2007 DISK (TRA DATED 6/16/06, 7/11/06, 8/21/06, 10/26/06, 10/27/06, 11/30/06, Master Index)|
|8||07/24/2007 Certificate of Service of copies of Transcripts|
|9||07/26/2007 RECORD ON APPEAL with separates 28 (exhibits 1-28(photos)) and 31 (deposition transcript)|
|10||07/26/2007 Not received with Record on Appeal, entries 6, 16, 20, 39, and 44 (tapes)|
|11||07/30/2007 Clerk's Supplemental Cert. of Record on Appeal dated July 25, 2007, with entry 67-68 attached|
|12||09/04/2007 APPELLANT BRIEF|
|13||09/04/2007 APPELLANT APPENDIX|
|14||09/04/2007 DISK (ATB) electronic|
|15||09/11/2007 corrected title pages for ATB & AEA|
|16||10/04/2007 APPELLEE BRIEF|
|17||10/05/2007 DISK - AEB|
|18||12/04/2007 Request by Appellant and Appellee to waive oral argument due to treacherous road conditions|
|19||12/04/2007 ACTION BY SUPREME COURT (Request to waive OA). Granted|
|20||12/04/2007 APPEARANCES: waived under N.D.R.App.P. 34(f)|
|21||12/04/2007 ARGUED: waived under N.D.R.App.P. 34(f)|
|22||01/17/2008 DISPOSITION: AFFIRMED|
|23||01/17/2008 UNANIMOUS OPINION: Crothers, Daniel John|
|24||01/18/2008 Clerk's Supplemental Certificate or Record dated 1/17/08. Entry Nos. 69-77 & 79. Not rec'd No. 78|
|25||01/22/2008 Judgment E-Mailed to Parties|
|27||02/12/2008 RECEIPT SIGNED BY DISTRICT COURT CLERK'S OFFICE|