Legal No. 21211DCS'S NOTICE OF HEARING ON MOTION FOR TERMINATION OF PARENT-CHILD RELATIONSHIPNO. JD2017-00018(Honorable Margaret McCullough)IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF ARIZONAIN AND FOR THE COUNTY OF COCONINOIn the Matter of:KNOVA RAY JOHNSON d.o.b. 04/10/2017Person under 18 years of age.TO: ROYCESON RYAN SMITH, parent and/or guardian of the above-named child.1. The Department of Child Safety, (DCS or the Department), by and through undersigned counsel, has filed a Motion for Termination of Parent-Child Relationship pursuant to Title 8, of the Arizona Revised Statutes, Rules 4.1, 4.2, and 5 of the Arizona Rules of Civil Procedure; and Rule 64, of the Rules of Procedure for the Juvenile Court.2. The Court has set a Publication hearing on the 10th day of October, 2018 at 9:15 am, at the Coconino County Superior Court, Juvenile Court Center, 1001 East Sawmill Road, Flagstaff, Arizona 86001, before the Honorable Margaret McCullough for the purpose of determining whether any parent or guardian named herein is contesting the allegations in the Motion.3. You and your child are entitled to have an attorney present at the hearing. You may hire your own attorney or, if you cannot afford an attorney and want to be represented by an attorney, one may be appointed by the Court.4. You have a right to appear as a party in this proceeding. You are advised that your failure to personally appear in court at the initial hearing, pretrial conference, status conference or dependency adjudication, without good cause shown, may result in a finding that you have waived your legal rights and have admitted the allegations in the Motion. In addition, if you fail to appear, without good cause, the hearing may go forward in your absence and may result in an adjudication of dependency, termination of your parental rights or the establishment of a permanent guardianship based upon the record and the evidence presented to the court.5. If you are receiving this Notice by publication, you may obtain a copy of the Motion for Termination of Parent-Child Relationship and Notice of Hearing by submitting a written request to: Diane S. McCoy, Office of the Attorney General, 1300 West University Avenue, Suite 100, Flagstaff, Arizona 86001. The assigned case manager is Savannah Encizo and may be reached by telephone at (623) 587-3652.6. Requests for reasonable accommodation for persons with disabilities must be made to the court by parties at least three working days in advance of a scheduled court proceeding and can be made by calling (928) 226-5400.7. You have the right to make a request or motion prior to any hearing that the hearing be closed to the public.DATED this 1st day of August, 2018.MARK BRNOVICHAttorney GeneralDIANE S. MCCOYAssistant Attorney GeneralPUB: Aug, 9, 16, 23, 30, 2018 21211


You may be interested in

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.