Interest of K.J.
In the Interest of K.J., a child
In the Interest of D.J., a child
In the Interest of L.J., a child
Pam Sand, L.S.W., Petitioner and Appellee
R.J., Mother, Respondent and Appellant
Director, Cass County Social
Services; K.J., a child, D.J.,
a child; L.J., a child; John
Doe and R.G., fathers; and
Kathy Kassenborg, Lay Guardian
ad Litem, Respondents
East Central Judicial District,
Judge Douglas R. Herman
|Nature of Action:||Termination/Parental Rights|
|Term:||11/2009  Argument: 11/24/2009|
|ND cite:||2010 ND 46|
779 N.W.2d 635
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Appellant's Statement of the Issues:|
I. Whether the trial court erred by finding that the conditions and causes of the deprivation are likely to continue.
II. Whether the trial court erred by finding that a termination of respondent's parental rights is necessary to avoid serious physical, mental or emotional harm to the children.
III. Whether N.D. R. App. 2.2 infringes Respondent's right to constitutional procedural due process.
Appellee's Statement of the Issues:
I. Whether the District Court erred in affirming the order issued by the judicial referee.
II. 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
d. Could termination be sustained on time alone?
III. Whether N.D.R.App. 2.2 infringes on the respondent mother's right to constitutional due process.
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|1||09/08/2009 MOT. EXT/TIME APPELLANT BRIEF|
|2||09/08/2009 ACTION BY CHIEF JUSTICE (MAT). Denied|
|3||09/10/2009 NOTICE OF APPEAL: 09/04/2009|
|4||09/10/2009 ORDER FOR TRANSCRIPT: 09/04/2009|
|5||09/10/2009 This case is consolidated w/20090265. Make all entries except DIS & MAN in this case.|
|6||09/10/2009 Digital Recording of Hearing dated February 26-27, 2009 & Annotations (4)|
|7||09/14/2009 APPELLANT BRIEF|
|8||09/14/2009 APPELLANT APPENDIX|
|9||09/14/2009 RECORD ON APPEAL (3 vol.) Not rec'd nos. 8, 14, 19, 33 in R-142 & 3, 15, 23, 32, 37 & 51 in R-396|
|10||09/21/2009 DISK - ATB|
|11||09/21/2009 Received corrected TOA; pages 8, 9 and 12; and corrected disk|
|12||10/05/2009 APPELLEE BRIEF|
|13||10/06/2009 DISK of AEB (CD)|
|14||10/20/2009 NOTICE OF ORAL ARGUMENT SENT|
|15||11/24/2009 APPEARANCES: Jared S. Simenson/Constance L. Cleveland, Asst. State's Atty.|
|16||11/24/2009 ARGUED: Simenson/Cleveland|
|17||11/24/2009 ORAL ARGUMENT WEBCAST|
|18||03/16/2010 DISPOSITION: AFFIRMED|
|19||03/16/2010 UNANIMOUS OPINION: Crothers, Daniel John|
|20||03/17/2010 Judgment Sent to Parties|
|22||04/16/2010 RECEIPT SIGNED BY DISTRICT COURT CLERK'S OFFICE|