Parental Rights

Notice of Hearing on Petition to Involuntarily Terminate Parental Rights

In Re: Adoption of Harmonie Marie Bell-Fulton a/k/a Harmonie Bell-Fulton, a minor. No. CP-02-AP-033-2019 in the Orphans' Court Division of the Court of Common Pleas of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.

To: Ebony Torain Fulton and Timothy W. Bell a/k/a Timothy William Bell, parents of Harmonie Marie Bell-Fulton a/k/a Harmonie Bell-Fulton, a minor, born on July 20, 2017, in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania. A Petition has been filed asking the Court to put an end to all rights The Unknown Father has to your child, Harmonie Marie Bell-Fulton a/k/a Harmonie Bell-Fulton. The Court has set a hearing to consider ending his rights to your child. That hearing will be held in the Family Court Bldg., 550 Fifth Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15219, on Monday, July 22, 2019 at 10:00 a.m., prevailing time, before the Honorable David L. Spurgeon. You are warned that even if you fail to appear at the scheduled hearing, the hearing will go on without you and your rights to your child may be ended by the Court without your being present. You have a right to be represented at the hearing by a lawyer. You should take this paper to your lawyer at once. If you do not have a lawyer or cannot afford one, telephone the office set forth below to find out where you can get legal help.

This is also to inform you of an important option that may be available to you under Pennsylvania law. Act 101 of 2010 allows for an enforceable voluntary agreement for continuing contact or communication following an adoption between an adoptive parent, a child, a birth parent, and/or a birth relative of the child, if all parties agree and the voluntary agreement is approved by the Court. If you are interested in learning more about this option for a voluntary agreement, contact your attorney or:

Lawyer Referral Service
Allegheny County Bar Association
Koppers Building
436 Seventh Ave., 3rd Fl.
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
412-261-5555

Andrew F. Szefi, County Solicitor. Katie Kennedy, Children, Youth and Families, Ft. Pitt Commons Bldg., 445 Ft. Pitt Boulevard, Ste. 101, Pittsburgh, PA 15219, Ph: 412-350-4466, Attorneys for Petitioner.

19-03254 Jun 19, 26; Jul 3, 2019

Notice of Hearing on Petition to Involuntarily Terminate Parental Rights

In Re: Adoption of Harmonie Marie Bell-Fulton a/k/a Harmonie Bell-Fulton, a minor. No. CP-02-AP-033-2019 in the Orphans' Court Division of the Court of Common Pleas of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.

To: The Unknown Father, alleged father of Harmonie Marie Bell-Fulton a/k/a Harmonie Bell-Fulton, a minor, born on July 20, 2017, in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania. A Petition has been filed asking the Court to put an end to all rights you have to your child, Harmonie Marie Bell-Fulton a/k/a Harmonie Bell-Fulton. The Court has set a hearing to consider ending your rights to your child. That hearing will be held in the Family Court Bldg., 550 Fifth Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15219, on Monday, July 22, 2019 at 10:00 a.m., prevailing time, before the Honorable David L. Spurgeon. You are warned that even if you fail to appear at the scheduled hearing, the hearing will go on without you and your rights to your child may be ended by the Court without your being present. You have a right to be represented at the hearing by a lawyer. You should take this paper to your lawyer at once. If you do not have a lawyer or cannot afford one, telephone the office set forth below to find out where you can get legal help.

This is also to inform you of an important option that may be available to you under Pennsylvania law. Act 101 of 2010 allows for an enforceable voluntary agreement for continuing contact or communication following an adoption between an adoptive parent, a child, a birth parent, and/or a birth relative of the child, if all parties agree and the voluntary agreement is approved by the Court. If you are interested in learning more about this option for a voluntary agreement, contact your attorney or:

Lawyer Referral Service
Allegheny County Bar Association
Koppers Building
436 Seventh Ave., 3rd Fl.
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
412-261-5555

Andrew F. Szefi, County Solicitor. Katie Kennedy, Children, Youth and Families, Ft. Pitt Commons Bldg., 445 Ft. Pitt Boulevard, Ste. 101, Pittsburgh, PA 15219, Ph: 412-350-4466, Attorneys for Petitioner.

19-03256 Jun 19, 26; Jul 3, 2019

Notice of Hearing on Petition to Involuntarily Terminate Parental Rights

In Re: Adoption of La'Raijah Lynn Williams a/k/a La'Raijah Williams a/k/a La'Raijah L. Williams, a minor. No. AP-100-2019 in the Orphans' Court Division of the Court of Common Pleas of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.

To: Waylynn Maree Howard a/k/a Waylynn Howard, Keith L. Ensley, Sr. a/k/a Keith L. Ensley, and the Unknown Father, parents of La'Raijah Lynn Williams a/k/a La'Raijah Williams a/k/a La'Raijah L. Williams, a minor, born on August 18, 2013, in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania. A Petition has been filed asking the Court to put an end to all rights you have to your child, La'Raijah Lynn Williams a/k/a La'Raijah Williams a/k/a La'Raijah L. Williams. The Court has set a hearing to consider ending your rights to your child. That hearing will be held in the Family Court Bldg., 550 Fifth Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15219, on Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at 2:30 p.m. (Prevailing Eastern Time), before the Honorable Eleanor Bush. You are warned that even if you fail to appear at the scheduled hearing, the hearing will go on without you and your rights to your child may be ended by the Court without your being present. You have a right to be represented at the hearing by a lawyer. You should take this paper to your lawyer at once. If you do not have a lawyer or cannot afford one, telephone the office set forth below to find out where you can get legal help.

Lawyer Referral Service
Allegheny County Bar Association
Koppers Building
436 Seventh Ave., 3rd Fl.
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
412-261-5555

You are also notified of Act 101 of 2010 which allows for an enforceable voluntary agreement for continuing contact or communication following an adoption between an adoptive parent, a child, a birth parent, and/or a birth relative of the child, if all parties agree and the written voluntary agreement is approved by the Court.

Andrew F. Szefi, County Solicitor. Laura J. Whiteman, Assistant County Solicitor. Contact: Amy Black, Adoption Legal Services Project, 225 Fifth Ave., 9th Fl., Pittsburgh, PA 15222, Ph: 412-288-3289, Attorneys for Petitioner.

19-03581 Jun 26; Jul 3, 10, 2019