MONTANA THIRTEENTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT, YELLOWSTONE COUNTY IN THE MATTER OF S.M.H., Youth In Need of Care Cause No. DN 18-023 Companion Case No. DN 18-021 and DN 18-022 SUMMONS FOR PUBLICATION Judge Michael G. Moses FROM THE STATE OF MONTANA TO: MARCUS PIFER and ANY AND ALL UNKNOWN OR PUTATIVE FATHERS YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that a Petition has been filed in the above-entitled Court by the Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services, Child and Family Services Division ("the Department"), requesting that Petition for Emergency Protective Services, Adjudication as a Youth in Need of Care, and Temporary Legal Custody be granted; that the Department be granted Temporary Legal Custody; or that said Youth be otherwise cared for NOW, THEREFORE, YOU ARE HEREBY DIRECTED to appear April 4, 2018 at 2:10 p.m. in Courtroom 608 of the District Court of the Thirteenth Judicial District, in and for the County of Yellowstone, State of Montana, at the Yellowstone County Courthouse, Billings, Montana, then and there, or at the next available time set by the Court thereafter, to show cause, if any you may have, why the Department's Petition should not be granted and why the Court should not continue Emergency Protective Services, adjudicate the Youth as a Youth in Need of Care, and grant the Department Temporary Legal Custody. The above referenced Youth S.M.H. was born on November 19, 2016 in Billings, Montana. The natural mother of S.M.H. is Brittney Marie Hoemer. The putative father of S.M.H. is Marcus Pifer. You have the right to be represented by an attorney in these proceedings. If you cannot afford an attorney, you have the right to request that the Court appoint an attorney to represent you. Your failure to appear at the hearing constitutes a denial of interest in the above-named child, which denial may result, without further notice of this proceeding or any subsequent proceeding, in judgment by default being entered for the relief requested in the Petition. A copy of the Petition is filed with the Clerk of District Court for Yellowstone County, located at the Yellowstone County Courthouse, 217 N. 27th Street, Billings, Montana 59101, telephone: (406) 256-2860. The Department is located at 2525 4th Ave North, Billings, Montana 59101, telephone (406) 657-3120. WITNESS the Honorable Michael G. Moses, Judge of the above-entitled Court and the Seal of this Court, this 27th day of February, 2018. /s/ Michael G. Moses DISTRICT COURT JUDGE March 5, 12, 19, 2018


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