IN RE JOHNSON MINORSAnnotate this Case
STATE OF MICHIGAN
COURT OF APPEALS
In the Matter of JASHAUNA JOHNSON and
JUSHAN JOHNSON, Minors.
FAMILY INDEPENDENCE AGENCY,
July 14, 1998
Muskegon Juvenile Court
LC No. 95-022390 NA
Before: Murphy, P.J., and Young, Jr. and M. R. Smith*, JJ.
Respondent-appellant appeals as of right from a juvenile court order terminating her parental
rights to her children under MCL 712A.19b(3)(c)(i), (g) and (j); MSA 27.3178(598.19b)(3)(c)(i), (g)
and (j). We affirm.
The juvenile court did not clearly err in finding that the statutory grounds for termination were
established by clear and convincing evidence. MCR 5.974(I); In re Miller, 433 Mich 331, 337; 445
NW2d 161 (1989). Additionally, because respondent-appellant failed to show that termination of her
parental rights was clearly not in the best interests of the children, the juvenile court did not err in
terminating her parental rights. MCL 712A.19b(5); MSA 27.3178 (598.19b)(5). In re Hamlet (After
* Circuit judge, sitting on the Court of Appeals by assignment.
Remand), 225 Mich App 505, 515; 571 NW2d 750 (1997); In re Hall-Smith, 222 Mich App 470,
471-474; 564 NW2d 156 (1997).
/s/ William B. Murphy
/s/ Robert P. Young, Jr.
/s/ Michael R. Smith