Juvenile court order terminating parental rights is reversed where no opportunity to reunify was ever afforded to the child's mother, nor did she have an opportunity to challenge a request to deny her services.
APPEAL from a judgment of the Superior Court of Sacramento County, Dean L. Petersen, Juvenile Court Referee. Reversed with directions.
THIRD APPELLATE DISTRICT
Filed July 17, 2009
Before CANTIL-SAKAUYE, J., BLEASE, Acting P.J., ROBIE, J.
Opinion by CANTIL-SAKAUYE, J.
For Defendant: Elaine Forrester, under appointment by the Court of Appeal.