On appeal from Superior Court of New Jersey, Chancery Division, Family Part, Monmouth County, Docket No. FG-13-65-07.
NOT FOR PUBLICATION WITHOUT THE APPROVAL OF THE APPELLATE DIVISION
Before Judges Cuff, Lihotz and Simonelli.
The Division of Youth and Family Services (Division) brought this action, seeking the termination of the parental rights of defendant, H.L.F., to her daughter, M.H.G.*fn1 , born July 25, 2002, and her son, J.C.G., born August 3, 2004; and the termination of the parental rights of defendant, R.G., to his son, J.C.G. Following a non-jury trial, Judge Guadagno rendered a written decision and entered judgment in favor of the Division.
In this appeal, H.L.F. raises the following arguments:
POINT I THE DIVISION FAILED TO ESTABLISH BY CLEAR AND CONVINCING EVIDENCE THAT IT IS NECESSARY TO TERMINATE H.L.F.'S PARENTAL RIGHTS IN ORDER TO PROTECT HIS CHILDREN'S BEST INTERESTS.
B. The State Failed to Prove The Second Prong Because There is No Clear and Convincing Evidence that H.L.F. Failed to Eliminate the Harm
1. Court's Factual Errors
a. Court Overlooked Several Other Evaluations by Dr. Berman.
b. The Court Misstated Dr. Berman's Diagnosis.
c. Court Ignored Other Members of UMDNJ ...