These are the most recent caselaw articles:

In re Interest of Eli S.

Monday, December 30th, 2013

Filed on December 3, 2013
Not designated for permanent publication, A13-331
SUMMARY: Immediate termination of parental rights to a child born after the involuntarily termination of prior children was proper where the mother continued to deny physical abuse by the father that led to the prior terminations and maintained a close relationship with him.  
Eli, DOB 8/12, [...]

In re Interest of LaCrysta N., TiWanna N., DaQuawn N. & DaQuanda N.

Friday, December 27th, 2013

No. A-13-0360
Filed December 27, 2013
SUMMARY: Termination of a mother’s parental rights was proper when there was evidence that the mother had various services provided to her but never progressed in visitations, was not consistent in addressing mental health issues, and displayed abusive behavior to service providers.  
On August 20, 2010, police were called to a [...]

In re Interest of Landon H.

Friday, December 27th, 2013

Filed on December 27, 2013
287 Neb. 105, ____ N.W.2d ____
SUMMARY: A juvenile court cannot allow an attorney to withdraw without a showing that the attorney made diligent efforts to notify the parent of his intent to withdraw. Due process was violated because the court excused the mother’s attorney from representing her at the TPR [...]

In re Interest of Chelsea M.

Tuesday, December 17th, 2013

Filed on December 17, 2013
Not designated for permanent publication, A-13-419
SUMMARY: Adjudication was proper where the evidence established that the child’s stepparent pushed her, slapped her multiple times, called her stupid, threw her against a wall and pushed a heavy vase off a table toward her. 
Chelsea, age 16, got into a heated argument with her mother, [...]

In re Interest of Danaisha W. et al.

Friday, December 13th, 2013

Filed on December 13, 2013
287 Neb. 27, ____ N.W.2d ____
SUMMARY: An order setting conditions for supervised visitation was not a final, appealable order because it would have only affected the proceedings for one month until the hearing on the TPR motion. 
Dennisca is the mother of six children who were removed from her care in March [...]

In re Interest of Kodi L.

Friday, December 13th, 2013

Filed on December 13, 2013
287 Neb. 35, ____ N.W.2d ____
SUMMARY: Excluding the party from the proceedings was proper where his notarized acknowledgement of paternity was rebutted by evidence and found to be fraudulent and there was no request to participate on other grounds. 
Kodi, DOB 8/12, was born to Shawntel. Shortly after birth, Shawntel and [...]

In re Mya C. & Sunday C.

Friday, December 6th, 2013

Filed on December 6, 2013
286 Neb. 1008, ____ N.W.2d ____
SUMMARY: Changing the mother’s reunification plan from continuing high school when she was under 19 to actively pursuing a GED as a condition of reunification after she turned 19 was a material change and therefore appealable.  
Nyamal is the mother of Mya, age 4, and Sunday, [...]

In re Interest of Keisha G.

Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013

Filed on December 3, 2013
21 Neb. App. 472, ____ N.W.2d ____
SUMMARY: Since the rights advisement at adjudication didn’t include termination of parental rights as a possible consequence, 43-292(6) cannot be a ground for termination. The evidence didn’t support the remaining TPR ground because there was no showing how the father’s prior drug use made [...]

In re Interest of Violet T.

Friday, November 22nd, 2013

Filed on November 22, 2013
286 Neb. 949, ____ N.W.2d ____
SUMMARY: A Nebraska juvenile court does not have jurisdiction of a newborn child who was born in Nebraska but immediately went to live with relatives in Iowa prior to a petition being filed.  
Violet was born in Douglas County in November 2012 to Abigael, who tested [...]

In re Interest of Daniel G. et al.

Tuesday, November 19th, 2013

Filed on November 19, 2013
Not designated for permanent publication, A-13-428
SUMMARY: Termination of parental rights was proper where the father was incarcerated and would remain so for the length of the child’s minority. 
In November 2011, Aereelle was removed from the mother’s home. A supplemental petition was filed on October 9, 2012, as to her father, [...]