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HON. JEFFREY H. LANGTON District Judge, Dept. No. 1 Twenty-First Judicial District Ravalli County Courthouse 205 Bedford Street, Suite A Hamilton, MT 59840 Phone: (406) 375-6780 Fax: (406) 375-6785 MONTANA TWENTY-FIRST JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT RAVALLI COUNTY In Matter of: C.S., and M.S. Youths in Need of Care. Cause No. DN 16-29/53 Cause No. DN 16-30/53 Dept. No. 1 JEFFREY H. LANGTON SUMMONS FOR PUBLICATION To: Christopher Joseph Smith 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), 108 Pinckney St, Hamilton, MT 59840, requesting that the Petition to Extend Temporary Legal Custody be granted; that the Department be granted temporary legal custody; or that said youths be otherwise cared for. NOW, THEREFORE, YOUR ARE HEREBY DIRECTED to appear on the 18th day of October, 2017, at 2:30 p.m. at the Courtroom of the above entitled Court at the Ravalli County Courthouse, 205 Bedford Street, Hamilton, Ravalli County, Montana 59840, then and there to show cause, if any you may have, why the Petition to Extend Temporary Legal Custody should not be granted or why the Department should not be granted permanent legal custody and termination of parental rights with right to consent to adoption of these children. C.S. was born on the 26th day of January, 2014, in Hamilton, Montana, 59840. M.S. was born on the 21st day of May, 2012, in Hamilton, Montana. The mother's name is Summer Faurbo and the purported father's name is Christopher Joseph Smith. You have the right to be represented by an attorney in these proceedings. If you are unable to afford an attorney, the Court will appoint an attorney to represent you. Your failure to appear at the hearing constitutes a denial of your interest in the above-named children, which denial may result, without further notice of this proceeding or any subsequent proceeding, in judgement 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 Ravalli County, 205 Bedford Street, Suite D, Hamilton, MT 59840; phone (406) 375-6710. WITNESS my hand and seal of this Court, this 7th day of September, 2017. PAIGE TRAUTWEIN, CLERK OF DISTRICT COURT (COURT SEAL) /s/Mary Sawyer Deputy Clerk RR #20510807 September 13m 20 & 27, 2017