Source: May 11, 2015 Read More →

ORDER OF PUBLICATION

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF RALEIGH COUNTY, WEST VIRGINIA IN THE INTEREST OF Juvenile Abuse Neglect Nos. Brandon Smith 04/06/1999 14-JA-169-B Bradley Smith 02/04/1998 14-JA-170-B Justin Smith 03/13/2001 14-JA-171-B Judge Robert A. Burnside Jr. Division 10 ORDER OF PUBLICATION TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN: The purpose of this action is to determine guardianship of Brandon Smith, DOB April 6, 1999, Bradley Smith, DOB February 4, 1998 and Justin Smith, DOB March 13, 2001. Petitioner, the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources, is seeking continued legal and physical custody of said child, and/or Termination of Parental Rights. It appearing that the whereabouts of any known or unknown father, or of any named or unnamed father, or of anyone claiming paternity of infant child, Bradley Smith, is presently unknown at this time, it is ORDERED that any known or unknown father, or any named or unnamed father, or anyone claiming paternity of infant child, Bradley Smith, appear in the Office of the Honorable Robert A. Burnside, Jr., Judge of the Circuit Court of Raleigh County, West Virginia, for a Final Improvement Period Review Hearing of Respondent Mother, on Tuesday, June 2, 2015, at 2:30 p.m., of that day and object, or make other defense, to the Petition, otherwise guardianship of the child may be granted to the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources, the parental rights of the father and mother terminated. Further, it is hereby ORDERED that any known or unknown father, or any named or unnamed father, or anyone claiming paternity of infant child, Bradley Smith, be advised of their right to have counsel at every stage of these proceedings and that counsel will be appointed if they cannot pay for the services of counsel and that such proceedings may result in the severance of parental rights and the transfer of custody of said child unto the Petitioner. Entered by the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Raleigh County, West Virginia, on the 4th day of May, 2015. W.F. RICHMOND, JR. (Bar ID: 3095) ASSISTANT PROSECUTING ATTORNEY PAUL H. FLANAGAN CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT 5-18-MON-2-RH L 2943