IN RE JOSIAH Z., F044121
Appellate counsel for a dependent child lacks the authority to dismiss the child's appeal based on her own assessment of the child's best interests.
- Decided 05/19/2004
- Published 05/19/2004
- California Court of Appeal
- For Appellant:
- Marin Williamson, under appointment by the Court of Appeal, for Appellants., Michelle R. Trujillo, Bakersfield, under appointment by the Superior Court, for Appellants.
- For Appellees:
- B.C. Barmann, Sr., County Counsel, and Jennifer L. Thurston, Deputy County Counsel, for Plaintiff and Respondent.