Right to counsel

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Litigation, Termination of Parental Rights (State) - Birth Parents

In In re Interest of R.R., 475 N.W.2d 518, 522 (Neb. 1991), the high court stated that in termination cases, “due process prohibits proceeding without counsel”.  The court relied upon State v. Caha, 208 N.W.2d 259 (Neb. 1973).

Appointment of Counsel: categorical Qualified: no