Citation by Publication/Notice Details

Cause Number : 202018267
Name(s) of party to be served : MICHAEL DWAYNE SMITH, FATHER OF RAYESIA CAHMIEL SMITH AKA RAYNESIA CAHMIEL SMITH Respondent(s)
Court/County : 308th District Court - Harris County (Harris)
Citation Type : Other – Citation by Publication or Notice
Publication Start Date :  12/31/2020
Publication End Date :  1/29/2021
Status : Active
Citation/Notice Text :

MARY NDUKWE 170-2 KATRINA TROTMAN CAUSE NO. 2020-18267 IN THE INTEREST OF IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF RAYESIA CAHMIEL SMITH AKA RAYNESIA CAHMIEL SMITH HARRIS COUNTY, TEXAS CHILD 308TH JUDICIAL FAMILY DISTRICT CITATION BY PUBLICATION THE STATE OF TEXAS COUNTY OF HARRIS TO THE SHERIFF, CONSTABLE, PEACE OFFICER, OR OTHER PERSON AUTHORIZED BY LAW: TO: MICHAEL DWAYNE SMITH, FATHER OF RAYESIA CAHMIEL SMITH AKA RAYNESIA CAHMIEL SMITH Respondent(s) AND TO ALL WHOM IT MAY CONCERN. You have been sued. You may employ an attorney. If you or your attorney do not file a written answer with the District Clerk who issued this citation by 10:00 a.m. on the Monday next following the expiration of 20 days after you were served this citation and FIRST AMENDED PETITION IN INTERVENTION FOR PROTECTION OF A CHILD FOR CONSERVATORSHIP, AND FOR TERMINATION IN SUIT AFFECTING THE PARENT-CHILD RELATIONSHIP , a default judgment may be taken against you. The petition of Department of Family and Protective Services, Petitioner, was filed in the 308th Court of Harris County, Texas, The Civil Courthouse, 201 Caroline, 8Th Floor, Houston, Texas, on the 19th day of November, 2020, against Respondent(s) MICHAEL DWAYNE SMITH, FATHER OF RAYESIA CAHMIEL SMITH AKA RAYNESIA CAHMIEL SMITH numbered 2020-18267 and entitled “In The Interest of RAYESIA CAHMIEL SMITH AKA RAYNESIA CAHMIEL SMITH, a child” The suit requests orders for the protection of the child, for appointment of conservators, and for termination of the parent-child relationship. The date and place of birth of the child who is the subject of the suit: RAYESIA CAHMIEL SMITH AKA RAYNESIA CAHMIEL SMITH FEMALE 05/22/2017 Houston, Texas The Court has authority in this suit to render an order in the child’s interest that will be binding on you, including the termination of the parent-child relationship, the determination of paternity, and the appointment of a conservator with authority to consent to the child’s adoption.” ISSUED AND GIVEN UNDER MY HAND AND SEAL OF SAID COURT AT HOUSTON, TEXAS, THIS THE _____ DAY OF _________, 2020. NEWSPAPER: DAILY COURT REVIEW Marilyn Burgess, District Clerk ISSUED AT THE REQUEST OF: Harris County, Texas VINCE RYAN, HARRIS COUNTY ATTORNEY 1200 Congress, 6th Floor ADDRESS: 1019 Congress, 15th Floor Houston, Texas 77002 HOUSTON, TEXAS 77002 BAR NUMBER # 99999939 By:____________________________ Deputy OFFICER’S RETURN Came to hand at ____________ o'clock ___.m. on ______________________, ________, and I executed the within citation by publishing the same in the _______________________ Newspaper published in the county of Harris once previous to the return day hereof, said publication was made respectively on ________day of ________,_____ A.D. and a printed copy thereof is returned herewith. TO CERTIFY WHICH I AFFIX MY HAND OFFICIALLY THIS ___________________________, _________. BY: DEPUTY SHERIFF/DEPUTY CONSTABLE/ HARRIS COUNTY ATTORNEY'S INVESTIGATOR Signed under oath before me on the ____ day of ______________ 2020. _________________________________ Notary Public, State of Texas My commission expires: ____________ 12/31/2020 10:44 AM Marilyn Burgess - District Clerk Harris County Envelope No. 49330090 By: Sonia Castro Filed: 12/31/2020 10:44 AM