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Posted by: Tanja Trezise on Jun 26, 2013

Court: TN Court of Appeals

Attorneys 1:

Kelsy Austin Miller, Cookeville, Tennessee, for the appellant, A.P.M.

Attorneys 2:

Robert E. Cooper, Jr., Attorney General and Reporter, Jordan Scott, Assistant Attorney General, for the appellee, State of Tennessee, Department of Children’s Services.

Judge(s): COTTRELL

Mother’s parental rights to her child were terminated due to her diminished mental capacity, which caused her to be incompetent to care for her child. Mother appealed, and we affirm the trial court’s judgment. The trial court’s findings are supported by clear and convincing evidence.

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