J.W. v. C.M.

No. C6-00-1500.

627 N.W.2d 687 (2001)

J.W., a minor, by and through his mother, D.W., Petitioner, Appellant, v. C.M., a minor, and A.K.M., an infant child of C.M., Respondents, and Terry Braun, et al., Respondents.

Court of Appeals of Minnesota.

May 22, 2001.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Anita A. Flatt, Zenas Baer & Associates, Hawley, MN, (for appellant).

Stuart J. Kitzmann, Kitzmann Law Firm, (for respondent C.M.); James Shoemaker, Shoemaker Law Office, Detroit Lakes, MN, (for respondent A.K.M.); DeAnn M. Pladson, Maring Williams Law Office, P.C., Fargo, ND, (for intervenors/respondents); and Mary Sorum, Thorwaldsen, Beeson, Malstrom, Sorum & Donehower, PLLP, Detroit Lakes, MN, (for guardian ad litem).

Considered and decided by HARRIET LANSING, Presiding Judge, ROBERT SCHUMACHER and G. BARRY ANDERSON, Judges.



Appellant challenges the district court's order granting custody of his biological daughter to the child's foster parents. Appellant argues that the district court erred or abused its discretion by (1) permitting the foster parents to intervene; (2) concluding that it is in the child's best interests that custody be awarded to the foster parents; (3) ordering temporary supervised visitation; (4) ordering appellant to undergo...

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