Parental Rights

Notice of Hearing on Petition to Involuntarily Terminate Parental Rights

In Re: Adoption of Amina Mae Bah a/k/a Amina Bah a/k/a Amina M. Long, a minor. No. CP-02-AP-068-2020 in the Orphans' Court Division of the Court of Common Pleas of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.

To: Sammi Lee Long a/k/a Sammi Lee Bah a/k/a Sammi L. Long a/k/a Sammi Long, Alpha Oumar Bah a/k/a Alpha Ourmar Bah a/k/a Albha Bah, Shane Dengler and The Unknown Father, parents of Amina Mae Bah a/k/a Amina Bah a/k/a Amina M. Long, a minor, born on May 9, 2007, 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, Amina Mae Bah a/k/a Amina Bah a/k/a Amina M. Long. The Court has set a hearing to consider ending your rights to your child. That hearing will be held on Friday, February 5, 2021 at 10:00 a.m., prevailing time, before the Honorable David L. Spurgeon. This hearing will not take place in the courthouse, but will be proceeding via telephone or video conferencing. In order for you to virtually participate in this hearing, it is important that you contact the assigned caseworker, Dave Reagan, at (412) 473-2300, or your legal counsel/attorney to obtain information for how to participate by telephone or video conference. The aforementioned caseworker and/or your attorney may be able to provide you with a phone number or link to the virtual hearing. You are warned that even if you fail to participate in 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 contact 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., 4th 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, Katherine.Kennedy@AlleghenyCounty.US, Attorneys for Petitioner.

21-00045 Jan 8, 15, 22, 2021

Notice of Hearing on Petition to Involuntarily Terminate Parental Rights

In Re: Adoption of Anthony Fleet, a minor. No. CP-02-AP-162-2020 in the Orphans' Court Division of the Court of Common Pleas of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.

To: Samantha Leigh Fleet a/k/a Samantha L. Fleet a/k/a Samantha Fleet, Anthony Otlano a/k/a Anthony Mark Otlano a/k/a Anthony M. Otlano a/k/a Anthony Oylano, and The Unknown Father, parents of Anthony Fleet, a minor, born on August 19, 2019, 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, Anthony Fleet. The Court has set a hearing to consider ending your rights to your child. That hearing will be held on Thursday, January 28, 2021 at 1:30 p.m., prevailing time, before the Honorable Eleanor L. Bush. This hearing will not take place in the courthouse but will be proceeding via telephone or video conferencing. In order for you to virtually participate in this hearing, it is important that you contact the assigned caseworker, Lateka Moorefield, at (412) 473-2300, or your legal counsel/attorney to obtain information for how to participate by telephone or video conference. The aforementioned caseworker and/or your attorney may be able to provide you with a phone number or link to the virtual hearing. You are warned that even if you fail to participate in 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 contact 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., 4th Fl.
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
412-261-5555

Andrew F. Szefi, County Solicitor. Lilian A. Akin, Children, Youth & Families, Ft. Pitt Commons Bldg., 445 Ft. Pitt Blvd., Ste. 101, Pittsburgh, PA 15219, Ph: 412-350-4720, Lilian.Akin@AlleghenyCounty.US, Attorneys for Petitioner.

21-00050 Jan 8, 15, 22, 2021

Notice of Hearing on Petition to Involuntarily Terminate Parental Rights

In Re: Adoption of Ayonna Lenaya Lynn Jackson a/k/a Ayonna Jackson a/k/a Girl Jackson, a minor. No. CP-02-AP-201-2020 in the Orphans' Court Division of the Court of Common Pleas of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.

To: Rayonna Teacora Jackson a/k/a Rayonna T. Jackson a/k/a Rayanna Teacora Jackson a/k/a Rayanna Jackson a/k/a Rayonna Jackson, Keyshaun Curry a/k/a Kishawn Curry, and The Unknown Father, parents of Ayonna Lenaya Lynn Jackson a/k/a Ayonna Jackson a/k/a Girl Jackson, a minor, born on June 10, 2019, 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, Ayonna Lenaya Lynn Jackson a/k/a Ayonna Jackson a/k/a Girl Jackson. The Court has set a hearing to consider ending your rights to your child. That hearing will be held on Tuesday, February 16, 2021 at 10:00 a.m., prevailing time, before the Honorable Hugh McGough. This hearing will not take place in the courthouse but will be proceeding via telephone or video conferencing. In order for you to virtually participate in this hearing, it is important that you contact the assigned caseworker, Dave Reagan, at (412) 473-2300, or your legal counsel/attorney to obtain information for how to participate by telephone or video conference. The aforementioned caseworker and/or your attorney may be able to provide you with a phone number or link to the virtual hearing. You are warned that even if you fail to participate in 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 contact 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., 4th 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, Katherine.Kennedy@AlleghenyCounty.US, Attorneys for Petitioner.

20-04800 Jan 15, 22, 29, 2021

Notice of Hearing on Petition to Involuntarily Terminate Parental Rights

In Re: Adoption of Eric Lamont Tijuan Barlow-Gist a/k/a Eric Lamont T'Iijuan Barlow-Gist a/k/a Eric Barlow-Gist a/k/a Eric Barlow Gist a/k/a Eric L. Barlow-Gist, a minor. No. CP-02-AP-191-2020 in the Orphans' Court Division of the Court of Common Pleas of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.

To: Chelsea Lynelle Rankin a/k/a Chelsea Rankin a/k/a Chelsea L. Rankin a/k/a Kisstama Marie Rankin a/k/a Chelsea Lynnell Rankin a/k/a Chelsea Lynell Rankin a/k/a Christina Guy a/k/a Kisstama Rankin and The Unknown Father, parents of Eric Lamont Tijuan Barlow-Gist a/k/a Eric Lamont T'Iijuan Barlow-Gist a/k/a Eric Barlow-Gist a/k/a Eric Barlow Gist a/k/a Eric L. Barlow-Gist, a minor, born on July 4, 2018, 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, Eric Lamont Tijuan Barlow-Gist a/k/a Eric Lamont T'Iijuan Barlow-Gist a/k/a Eric Barlow-Gist a/k/a Eric Barlow Gist a/k/a Eric L. Barlow-Gist. The Court has set a hearing to consider ending your rights to your child. That hearing will be held on Friday, February 19, 2021 at 8:30 a.m., prevailing time, before the Honorable Dwayne D. Woodruff. This hearing will not take place in the courthouse but will be proceeding via telephone or video conferencing. In order for you to virtually participate in this hearing, it is important that you contact the assigned caseworker, Rick Ogden, at (412) 473-2300, or your legal counsel/attorney to obtain information for how to participate by telephone or video conference. The aforementioned caseworker and/or your attorney may be able to provide you with a phone number or link to the virtual hearing. You are warned that even if you fail to participate in 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 contact 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., 4th Fl.
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
412-261-5555

Andrew F. Szefi, County Solicitor. Lilian A. Akin, Children, Youth & Families, Ft. Pitt Commons Bldg., 445 Ft. Pitt Blvd., Ste. 101, Pittsburgh, PA 15219, Ph: 412-350-4720, Lilian.Akin@AlleghenyCounty.US, Attorneys for Petitioner.

20-04799 Jan 15, 22, 29, 2021

Notice of Hearing on Petition to Involuntarily Terminate Parental Rights

In Re: Adoption of Jordan Noel Conklin a/k/a Jordan Conklin a/k/a Baby Boy A Orgovan, a minor. No. CP-02-AP-___-2021 and Talenia Mari Conklin a/k/a Talenia Conklin, a minor, No. CP-02-AP-___-2021, in the Orphans' Court Division of the Court of Common Pleas of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.

To: Cortney Nicole Orgovan a/k/a Cortney Orgovan a/k/a Cortney N. Orgovan, mother of Jordan Noel Conklin a/k/a Jordan Conklin a/k/a Baby Boy A Orgovan and Talenia Mari Conklin a/k/a Talenia Conklin, twin minors born on November 29, 2017, in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania. Petitions have been filed asking the Court to put an end to all rights you have to your children, Jordan Noel Conklin a/k/a Jordan Conklin a/k/a Baby Boy A Orgovan and Talenia Mari Conklin a/k/a Talenia Conklin. The Court has set a hearing to consider ending your rights to your children. That hearing will be held on Wednesday, February 10, 2021 at 2:00 p.m., prevailing time, before the Honorable Eleanor L. Bush. This hearing will not take place in the courthouse but will be proceeding via telephone or video conferencing. In order for you to virtually participate in this hearing, it is important that you contact the assigned caseworker, Dave Reagan, at (412) 473-2300, or your legal counsel/attorney to obtain information for how to participate by telephone or video conference. The aforementioned caseworker and/or your attorney may be able to provide you with a phone number or link to the virtual hearing. You are warned that even if you fail to participate in the scheduled hearing, the hearing will go on without you and your rights to your children 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 contact 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., 4th Fl.
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
412-261-5555

Andrew F. Szefi, County Solicitor. Alexandra Gruskos, Children, Youth & Families, Ft. Pitt Commons Bldg., 445 Ft. Pitt Blvd., Ste. 101, Pittsburgh, PA 15219, Ph: 412-350-7398,  Alexandra.Gruskos@AlleghenyCounty.US, Attorneys for Petitioner.

21-00148 Jan 15, 22, 29, 2021

Notice of Hearing on Petition to Involuntarily Terminate Parental Rights

In Re: Adoption of Jordan Noel Conklin a/k/a Jordan Conklin a/k/a Baby Boy A Orgovan, a minor. No. CP-02-AP-___-2021 and Talenia Mari Conklin a/k/a Talenia Conklin, a minor, No. CP-02-AP-___-2021, in the Orphans' Court Division of the Court of Common Pleas of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.

To: Clyde William Conklin, III a/k/a Clyde William Conklin a/k/a Clyde W. Conklin, III a/k/a Clyde W. Conklin a/k/a Clyde Conklin, alleged father of Jordan Noel Conklin a/k/a Jordan Conklin a/k/a Baby Boy A Orgovan,  and Talenia Mari Conklin a/k/a Talenia Conklin, twin minors born on November 29, 2017, in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania. Petitions have been filed asking the Court to put an end to all rights Cortney Nicole Orgovan a/k/a Cortney Orgovan a/k/a Cortney N. Orgovan has to your children, Jordan Noel Conklin a/k/a Jordan Conklin a/k/a Baby Boy A Orgovan  and Talenia Mari Conklin a/k/a Talenia Conklin. The Court has set a hearing to consider ending her rights to your children. That hearing will be held on Wednesday, February 10, 2021 at 2:00 p.m., prevailing time, before the Honorable Eleanor L. Bush.  This hearing will not take place in the courthouse but will be proceeding via telephone or video conferencing. In order for you to virtually participate in this hearing, it is important that you contact the assigned caseworker, Dave Reagan, at (412) 473-2300, or your legal counsel/attorney to obtain information for how to participate by telephone or video conference. The aforementioned caseworker and/or your attorney may be able to provide you with a phone number or link to the virtual hearing. You are warned that even if you fail to participate in the scheduled hearing, the hearing will go on without you and your rights to your children 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 contact 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., 4th Fl.
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
412-261-5555

Andrew F. Szefi, County Solicitor. Alexandra Gruskos, Children, Youth & Families, Ft. Pitt Commons Bldg., 445 Ft. Pitt Blvd., Ste. 101, Pittsburgh, PA 15219, Ph: 412-350-7398,  Alexandra.Gruskos@AlleghenyCounty.US, Attorneys for Petitioner.

21-00150 Jan 15, 22, 29, 2021

Notice of Hearing on Petition to Involuntarily Terminate Parental Rights

In Re: Adoption of Sha'Niyah Wilkes Booker a/k/a Shaniyah Wilkes-Booker, a minor. No. AP-178-2020 in the Orphans' Court Division of the Court of Common Pleas of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.

To: Sharon Renee Wilkes a/k/a Sharon Wilkes a/k/a Sharon R. Wilkes a/k/a Lisa Ray, Dore L. Booker a/k/a D'Ore Booker a/k/a D'Ore Booker, Jr. a/k/a Dore Lamar Booker a/k/a Dore Booker D'Ore Booker-Wilkes and The Unknown Father, parents of Sha'Niyah Wilkes Booker a/k/a Shaniyah Wilkes-Booker, a minor, born on September 23, 2019, in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania. A Petition has been filed asking the Court to put an end to all rights you have to your child, Sha'Niyah Wilkes Booker a/k/a Shaniyah Wilkes-Booker. The Court has set a hearing to consider ending your rights to your child. That hearing will be held on Tuesday, February 2, 2021 at 9:30 a.m. (Prevailing Eastern Time), before the Honorable Jennifer Satler. This hearing will not take place in the courthouse, but will be proceeding via telephone or video conferencing. In order for you to virtually participate in this hearing, it is important that you contact the assigned termination caseworker, Cassie McIlwain, at (412) 473-2300, or your legal counsel/attorney, to obtain information for how to participate by telephone or video conference. The aforementioned caseworker and/or your attorney may be able to provide you with a phone number or link to the virtual hearing. You are warned that even if you fail to participate in 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 contact 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

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 written agreement is approved by the court. If you are interested in learning more about this option for a voluntary agreement, contact your attorney.

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, ablack@diakon-swan.org, Attorneys for Petitioner.

21-00025 Jan 8, 15, 22, 2021