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Appeal pursuant to N.C.G.S. § 7A-30(2) from the
decision of a divided panel of the Court of Appeals, ___ N.C.
App. ___, 619 S.E.2d 534 (2005), affirming a judgment terminating
respondent's parental rights entered 12 March 2004 by Judge Addie
H. Rawls in District Court, Harnett County. On 1 December 2005,
the Supreme Court allowed respondent's petition for discretionary
review as to an additional issue. Heard in the Supreme Court 15
E. Marshall Woodall for petitioner-appellee Harnett County Department of Social Services.
Peter Wood for respondent-appellant mother.
Elizabeth Myrick Boone for appellee Guardian ad Litem.
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