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Posted by: Suzanne Craig Robertson on Aug 28, 2014

Court: TN Court of Appeals

Attorneys 1:

Wilton A. Marble, Jr., Cleveland, Tennessee, for the appellant.

Attorneys 2:

Robert E. Cooper, Jr., Attorney General and Reporter, and Leslie Curry, Assistant Attorney General, General Civil Division, Nashville, Tennessee, for the appellee, Tennessee Department of Children’s Services.

Jodi Reece Harris Schaffer, Ooltewah, Tennessee, Guardian Ad Litem.

Judge(s): FRIERSON

This is an appeal by Joseph C. from an order terminating his parental rights to his two minor children, Shainna S. C. and Jason L. C. Because the record does not support the trial court’s finding that the Department of Children’s Services (DCS) proved by clear and convincing evidence the only ground relied upon in support of the termination of the appellant’s parental rights to his children, we vacate the order and remand for further proceedings.