Claremore Daily Progress

January 15, 2013

FA-2012-21

Staff Writer
Claremore Progress

CLAREMORE —  

Public Notice

PUBLISHED IN THE CLAREMORE DAILY PROGRESS, CLAREMORE, OKLAHOMA, JANUARY 15, 2013.

IN THE DISTRICT COURT

OF ROGERS COUNTY

STATE OF OKLAHOMA

In the Matter of the Adoption of: NATHAN LANE CROW DOB 09/05/2006, A Minor Child

Case No. FA-2012-21

NOTICE OF HEARING ON APPLICATION TO TERMINATE THE PARENTAL RIGHTS OF THE PUTATIVE FATHER

TO: Dustin Robert Lusby

You are notified that Joseph Lee Snyder has filed a Petition before the above named Court, praying that he be allowed to adopt the minor who is named in the caption hereof.

You are further notified that pursuant to Oklahoma Statute Title 10 § 7505-4.2 B (2), your consent to the adoption is not required because you have willfully failed, refused or neglected, for a period of twelve (12) consecutive months out of the last fourteen (14) months immediately preceding the filing of this petition for adoption. To contribute to the support of the minor.

You are further notified that pursuant to Oklahoma Statute Title 10§ 7505-4.2 H, your consent to the adoption is not required because you have willfully failed, refused or neglected, to establish and/or maintain a substantial relationship with the minor child for a period of twelve (12) consecutive months out of the last fourteen (14) months immediately preceding the filing of this petition.

You are further notified that pursuant to Oklahoma Statute Title 10§ 7505 2.1 (2), your failure to appear at this hearing shall constitute a denial of interest in the minor child and may result, without further notice of this proceeding or any subsequent proceeding, in the termination of your parental rights and in the adoption of the minor by Petitioner.

A hearing o the Application for Adoption Without the Consent of the Natural Father is set for 1:15 p.m., on the day 20th of February, 2013, in the District Courtroom No. III, in the County Courthouse of Rogers County, in the City of Claremore, State of Oklahoma, before The Honorable Judge of the District Court.

Take notice that the Application is on file with the Clerk of this Court

WITNESS MY HAND this 10th day of January, 2013.

s/ Erin L. Oquin

Judge of the District Court

Respectfully Submitted by:

Wade L. Fathree OBA#13407

Attorney at Law

418 W. 4th St.

Claremore, OK 74017

Telephone (918) 341-1060

Facsimile (918) 341-1058

Attorney for the Petitioner