Superior Court of Washington, County of YAKIMA

No. 19-3-00827-39

Summons Served by Publication

(SMPB)

In re: Petitioners:

JOAQUIN MENDOZA

REYNALDA MENDOZA

And Respondents:

UNKNOWN FATHER

MONICA S. MENDOZA

Summons Served by Publication

To: MONICA MENDOZA and UNKNOWN FATHER- The other party has asked the court to give custody of the children to a non-parent.

You must respond in writing if you want the court to consider your side. Deadline! Your Response must be filed and served within 60 days of the date this summons is published. If you do not file and serve your Response or a Notice of Appearance by the deadline:

No one has to notify you about other hearings in this case, and

The court may approve the requests in the Petition without hearing your side (called a default judgment).

Follow these steps:

1. Read the Petition and any other documents that were filed at court with this Summons.

Those documents explain what the other party is asking for.

2. Fill out a Response on this form (check the Response that matches the Petition):

FL Non-Parent 415, Response to Non-Parent Custody Petition

You can get the Response form and other forms you need at:

o The Washington State Courts’ website: www.courts.wa.gov/forms

o The Administrative Office of the Courts- call: (360) 705-5328

o Washington LawHelp: www.washingtonlawhelp.org, or

o The Superior Court Clerk’s office or county law library (for a fee).

3. Serve (give) a copy of your Response to the to the person who filed this Summons at the address below, and to any other parties. You may use certified mail with return receipt requested. For more information on how to serve, read Superior Court Civil Rule 5.

4. File your original Response with the court clerk at this address:

Superior Court Clerk, YAKIMA County

128 No. Second St., Rm. 314

Yakima, WA, 98901

5. Lawyer not required: It is a good idea to talk to a lawyer, but you may file and serve your Response without one.

Person filing this Summons or his/her lawyer fills out below:

Sonia Rodriguez True

WSBA#30595

I agree to accept legal papers for this case at Lawyer’s address:

303 E D St. Suite 2A, Yakima, WA 98901

This summons is issued according to Rule 4.1 of the Superior Court Rules of the State of Washington.

Superior Court of Washington, County of YAKIMA

No. 19-3-00827-39

Summons: Notice about Non-Parent Custody Petition (SM)

In re the custody of: Children:

JOSE MENDOZA

Petitioners:

JOAQUIN MENDOZA

REYNALDA MENDOZA

And Respondents:

UNKNOWN FATHER

MONICA S. MENDOZA

Summons: Notice about Non-Parent Custody Petition

To the Respondents: The Petitioner/s started a case ask-­ing for custody of the child listed above. You must respond in writing for the court to consider your side.

Deadline! Your Response must be served on the Petitioner within 20 days of the date you were served this Summons (60 days if you were served outside of Washington State). If the case has been filed, you must also file your Response by the same deadline. If you do not file and serve your Response or a Notice of Appearance by the deadline:

o No one has to notify you about other hearings in this case, and

o The court may approve the Petitioner’s requests without hearing your side (called a default judgment).

Follow these steps:

1. Read the Petition and any other documents you receive with this Summons. These documents explain what the Petitioner is asking for.

2. Fill out the Response to Non-Parent Custody Petition (form FL Non-Parent 415). You can get the Response and other forms at:

o The Washington State Courts’ website: www.courts.wa.gov/forms

o The Administrative Office of the Courts- call: (360) 705-5328

o Washington LawHelp: www. washingtonlawhelp.org, or

o The Superior Court Clerk’s office or county law library (for a fee).

3. Serve (give) a copy of your Response to the Petitioner at the address below, and to any other Respondent. You may use certified mail with return receipt requested. For more information on how to serve, read Superior Court Civil Rule 5.

4. File your original Response with the court clerk at this address:

Superior Court Clerk, YAKIMA County

128 No. Second St.,

Rm. 314 Yakima, WA, 98901

5. Lawyer not required: It is a good idea to talk to a lawyer, but you may file and serve your Response without one.

Person filing this Summons or his/her lawyer fills out below:

Sonia Rodriguez True

WSBA # 30595

I agree to accept legal papers for this case at Lawyers address:

303 E D St. Suite A, Yakima, WA 98901

PUBLISH:SUNNYSIDE SUN

November 13, 20, 27, December 4, 11 and 18, 2019

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