Details for Legal Notice-Termination of Parental Rights


LEGAL NOTICE STATE OF INDIANA) ) SS: COUNTY OF GRANT) IN THE GRANT SUPERIOR COURT 2 MARION, INDIANA CAUSE NUMBER: 27D02-1709-JT-000022 27D02-1709-JT-000023 27D02-1709-JT-000024 SUMMONS FOR SERVICE BY PUBLICATION & NOTICE OF TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS HEARING IN THE MATTER OF THE TERMINATION OF THE PARENT-CHILD RELATIONSHIP: JCS - DOB 6/21/2004 GJO - DOB 11/4/2007 SJO DOB 6/1/2002 (Minor Children) AND NICHOLAS SMITHSON, FATHER RICKIE J. HALL, FATHER AND ASHLEY OGDEN, MOTHER (Parents) TO: Nicholas Smithson and Ashley Ogden; NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN to the above noted parents whose whereabouts are unknown, that the Indiana Department of Child Services has filed a Petition for Involuntary Termination of your Parental Rights, and that an adjudication hearing has been scheduled with the Court. YOU ARE HEREBY COMMANDED to appear before the Judge of the Grant Superior Court 2, 101 E. 4th Street, Marion, IN 46952 - 765-662-1719 for an Initial Hearing on 1/9/2018 at 8:30 AM and to answer the Petition for Termination of your Parental Rights of said children. You are further notified that if the allegations in said petition are true, and/or if you fail to appear at the hearing, the Juvenile Court may terminate your parent-child relationship; and if the Court terminates your parent-child relationship you will lose all parental rights, powers, privileges, immunities, duties and obligations including any rights to custody, control, visitation, or support in said children; and if the Court terminates your parent-child relationship, it will be permanently terminated, and thereafter you may not contest an adoption or other placement of said children. You are entitled to representation by an attorney, provided by the State if applicable, throughout these proceedings to terminate the parent-child relationship. YOU MUST RESPOND by appearing in person or by an attorney within thirty (30) days after the last publication of this notice, and in the event you fail to do so, an adjudication on said petition and a dispositional decree may be entered against you without further notice. Dated this 20th day of October, 2017 Carolyn J. Mowery Grant County Clerk Georgianne F. Bolinger, 11512-53 Attorney, Indiana Department of Child Services, 840 N. Miller Avenue, Marion, IN 46952 Office: 765-673-5254 (GC) 765-348-2901 (BC)