Public Notice

PUBLISHED IN THE CLAREMORE DAILY PROGRESS, CLAREMORE, OKLA., AUGUST 22, 2006

IN THE DISTRICT COURT IN AND FOR ROGERS COUNTY STATE OF OKLAHOMA

In the Matter of the Adoption of:

Jordan Skylar Koster,

A minor child, DOB: 12/01/2001

CASE NO. FA-2006-56

ORDER and NOTICE OF HEARING TO ADOPT WITHOUT CONSENT and PERMISSION/ORDER to PUBLISH SAME

The State of Oklahoma to:

Kara Sue Koster

Natural Father unknown

You are notified there has been a Petition of Adoption filed before the above name Court, praying that the Petitioners be allowed to adopt the minor named in the caption hereof without your consent, and for adoption.

Take notice that the Application to determine your consent not necessary for the completion of this adoption is on file with the Clerk of this Court; that a copy of the Application is attached thereto, and that, among other things, it is alleged in the Application that:

a. Pursuant to 10 O.S. §7505-4.2(B)(1) the natural mother has willfully failed, neglected or refused to provide support for a period of twelve consecutive months out of the last fourteen (14) months preceding the filing of this petition and has not complied with this Court’s Order Appointing Co-Guardians as set forth in Case No. PG-2003-21.

b. Pursuant to 10 O.S. §7505-4.2(B)(2) the natural father wholly failed, neglected or refused to provide support for a period of twelve consecutive months out of the last fourteen months preceding the filing of this petition.

c. Pursuant to 10 O.S. §7505-4.2(H) the natural mother and the natural father each have failed to maintain a significant relationship with said minor child through visitation or communication for a period of twelve (12) out of the last fourteen (14) months immediately preceding the filing of this petition.

Therefore, your consent to this adoption is not necessary, and that petitioners are proper persons to adopt, and due diligence has been shown to notice.

A hearing on the application to determine whether your consent to the adoption is necessary is set for 9:00 o’clock a.m. on the 19th day of September, 2006, in Courtroom V, in the County Courthouse of Rogers County located at 219 W. Missouri St., in the City of Claremore, State of Oklahoma, before Judge Condren.

YOU ARE, THEREFORE, NOTIFIED THAT THE COURT WILL HEAR EVIDENCE IN SUPPORT OF AND IN OPPOSITION TO THE GRANTING OF THE APPLICATION AT THE TIME AND PLACE ABOVE SHOWN WHERE YOU WILL HAVE THE RIGHT TO BE PRESENT AND AN OPPORTUNITY TO BE HEARD AT SAID TIME AND PLACE INCLUDING THE RIGHT TO OBJECT TO THE ADOPTION OF YOUR CHILD. YOUR FAILURE TO APPEAR AT THIS HEARING SHALL CONSTITUTE A DENIAL OF YOUR INTEREST IN YOUR CHILD WHICH DENIAL MAY RESULT, WITHOUT FURTHER NOTICE OF THIS PROCEEDING OR ANY SUBSEQUENT PROCEEDINGS, IN YOUR CHILD’S ADOPTION WITHOUT YOUR CONSENT THEREBY ULTIMATELY TERMINATING YOUR RIGHTS TO YOUR CHILD IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF OKLAHOMA.

Dated this 7th day of August, 2006.

Sheila A. Condren,

Judge of the District Court

Candi Czapansky,

Court Clerk

By: s/ Brenda Sue Lairmore,

Deputy Clerk

Prepared/submitted by:

Leslie A. Ellis Kissinger, OBA# 11295

P.O. Box 1530/321 W. 1st St.

Claremore, Oklahoma 74018-1530

918-342-1530 / Fax 918-342-1599

Email: lekatlaw@aol.com

Attorney for the Petitioners

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