Adoption of Iola

Robert J McCarthy Jr

Case Conclusion Date:June 26, 2009

Practice Area:Appeals

Outcome:Affirmed

Description:Post-termination visitation is only required where there is a strong bond between parent and child, visitation is in the child's best interests, and adoption of the child is not in reasonable sight. Citation to Adoption of Iola: 909 N.E.2d 59, 74 Mass.App.Ct. 1121 (2009). Worker collaboratively on the appeal as an appellate mentor.