Summons – SUMMONS

Termination of Parental Rights Matter or Other

Permanent Placement Determination Matter

State of Minnesota

Goodhue County

District Court

First Judicial District

Court File Number: 25-JV-17-199

In the Matter of the Welfare of the Child(ren) of:

Jodie Lynne Weiss


William Scott Selden

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that on June 29, 2017, a Termination of Parental Rights Petition seeking to permanently sever the rights of the above-named parent(s) or another Permanency Petition seeking the permanent placement of the child(ren) of the above-named parent(s) was filed in the above-named court.

YOU ARE HEREBY SUMMONED AND REQUIRED TO APPEAR IN COURT at the following date, time, and place where a hearing regarding the Petition and the best interests of the child(ren) will be held:

September 26, 2017

Admit/Deny Hearing

9:00 AM

No Judicial Officer Assigned

Goodhue County District Court

454 West Sixth Street

Red Wing MN 55066


YOU HAVE BEEN SERVED WITH THIS SUMMONS because, pursuant to statute or court rule:

You are a parent to the child(ren) named in the petition; or

You are a party to this proceeding pursuant to Juvenile Protection Rule 21.01 or an attorney for a party; or

You have physical custody of the child who is the subject of the Petition; or

You are a person whose presence the court believes is important to a determination concerning the best interests of the child(ren) who are the subject of the Petition.


The court may conduct the hearing without you; and

The court may find that the factual allegations and statutory grounds set forth in the petition have been proved; and

The court may enter an order granting the relief requested in the petition, which may include:

o removing the child(ren) from the home of the parent or legal custodian and placing the child(ren) in foster care;

o permanently severing the parents rights to the child(ren) pursuant to a termination of parental rights petition;

o permanently transferring the child(ren)s legal and physical custody to a relative; or

o an order for other permanent placement of the child(ren).

A STATEMENT OF YOUR RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES ARE ATTACHED, including the right to be represented by an attorney as authorized under the statutes and court rules. It is your responsibility to immediately notify the court administrator if your address changes.

Dated: August 29, 2017

Christopher Channing

Court Administrator

Published in the

Stillwater Gazette

September 1, 8, 15, 2017


Comments Closed