PUBLICATION NOTICE FOR ADOPTION
IN THE DISTRICT COURT, EIGHTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT
PLATTE COUNTY, WYOMING
IN THE MATTER OF THE ADOPTION OF:
J.J.R. - Minor Child
Adoption No. AD-2020-02
To: RICCO RIVERA, (address unknown)
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Petitioner, Kevin Jones, has filed a Petition For Adoption pursuant to W.S. 1-22-101 Et Seq., concerning the adoption of J.J.R. a minor child. Kimberly Ann Jones, is the natural mother of the minor child and is the wife of Petitioner.
PLEASE FURTHER TAKE NOTICE that the service of process of the Petition For Adoption shall be deemed complete at the date of the last publication of this notice.
PLEASE FURTHER TAKE NOTICE that grounds for this adoption include assertions that you have willfully abandoned or deserted the minor child as set forth in Wyoming Statute 1-22-110 (a)(iii) and that you have willfully failed to contribute to the support of the minor child for a period of one year immediately preceding the filing of this Petition For Adoption as set forth in Wyoming Statute 1-22-110 (a)(iv).
PLEASE FURTHER TAKE NOTICE that an Order to Show Cause has been entered by the Court and that this matter will be heard by the Court on November 18, 2021, at the hour of 9:30 a.m. This hearing will be held in the District Courtroom, Platte County Courthouse 800 9th Street Wheatland, Wyoming.
YOU ARE HEREBY ORDERED to appear at the hearing if you wish to object to the granting of adoption of the minor child by Petitioner. If you do not appear at the hearing, the court may grant the adoption of the minor child by Petitioner without your consent. If you appear at the hearing, and object to this adoption, you will be required to show cause why this adoption should not be granted. If you do not appear at the hearing, you will be bound by any judgment, order, or decree that may be issued by the court in the proceeding and your parental rights in regards to the minor child may be permanently ended.
You must file your written objections to the granting of this adoption with the Clerk of the District Court, Platte County, State of Wyoming and serve copies of your written objections to all parties to this adoption, including the natural mother of the minor child, at least five (5) days prior to the hearing. If you fail to timely file and serve your written objections to this adoption, a default will be entered against you and the court may grant this adoption without your consent. In this event, you will be bound by any judgment, order, or decree that may be issued by the court and your parental rights in regards to the minor child may be permanently ended.
The Petitioner is represented by Rex Johnson, 602 10th street, PO Box 69, Wheatland, WY 82201; (307)322-5555; FAX (307)322-4822; E-mail: [email protected]
Mona McAuley - Clerk of the District Court
Public Notice No. 11037. To be published in the Platte County Record - September 8, 15, 22, and 29, 2021.