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Posted by: Tanja Trezise on May 22, 2014

Court: TN Court of Appeals

Attorneys 1:

Garth R. Segroves, Tullahoma, Tennessee, for the appellant, Jonathan D.

Attorneys 2:

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

Peter Trenchi, III, Sewanee, Tennessee, for the appellee, Antonia M. R.

Judge(s): CLEMENT

The circuit court adjudicated the child dependent and neglected on the ground of severe child abuse by her father. The father appeals contending the evidence is insufficient to sustain a finding of severe child abuse. Finding the evidence clear and convincing, we affirm.

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