Monday, August 10, 2020
RETURN TO NOTICES
IN THE ORPHANS' COURT DIVISION OF THE COURT OF COMMON PLEAS OF
WESTMORELAND COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA
ADOPTION OF JAYCE ANTHONY CARMAN
(Adoptee's name as on birth certificate)
ATTORNEY: Debra M. Nicholson
No. 128 of 2019
TO: TV COLTON GOWTON, putative father of JAYCE ANTHONY CARMAN
A petition has been filed asking the court to put an end to all rights you have to your child JAYCE ANTHONY CARMAN. The court has set a hearing to consider ending your rights to your child. That hearing will be held in Courtroom #11 on the 3rd day of September, 2020 at 9:00 A.M. YOU ARE WARNED THAT EVEN IF YOU FAIL TO APPEAR TO THE SCHEDULED HEARING, THE HEARING WILL GO ON WITHOUT YOU AND YOUR RIGHTS TO YOUR CHILD MAY BE ENDED BY THE COURT WITHOUT YOUR BEING PRESENT.
YOU ARE ALSO NOTIFIED OF THE ACT 101 OF 2010 WHICH ALLOWS FOR AN ENFORCEABLE VOLUNTARY AGREEMENT FOR CONTINUING CONTACT OR COMMUNICATION FOLLOWING AN ADOPTION BETWEEN AN ADOPTIVE PARENT, A CHILD, A BIRTH PARENT, AND/OR A BIRTH RELATIVE OF THE CHILD, IF ALL PARTIES AGREE AND THE WRITTEN VOLUNTARY AGREEMENT IS APPROVED BY THE COURT.
YOU HAVE A RIGHT TO BE REPRESENTED AT THE HEARING BY A LAWYER. YOU SHOULD TAKE THIS PAPER TO YOUR LAWYER AT ONCE. IF YOU DO NOT HAVE A LAWYER OR CANNOT AFFORD ONE, GO TO OR TELEPHONE THE OFFICE SET FORTH BELOW TO FIND OUT WHERE YOU CAN GET LEGAL HELP. THIS OFFICE CAN PROVIDE YOU WITH INFORMATION ABOUT HIRING A LAWYER.
IF YOU CANNOT AFFORD TO HIRE A LAWYER, THIS OFFICE MAY BE ABLE TO PROVIDE YOU WITH INFORMATION ABOUT AGENCIES THAT MAY OFFER LEGAL SERVICES TO ELIGIBLE PERSONS AT A REDUCED FEE OR NO FEE.
LAWYER REFERRAL SERVICE
WESTMORELAND BAR ASSOCIATION
P.O. BOX 565
GREENSBURG, PA 15601
Debra M. Nicholson, Esq., Solicitor
Westmoreland County Children's Bureau
2 North Main Street, Suite 103
Greensburg, PA 15601