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PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR THE TWENTIETH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT ST. CLAIR COUNTY, ILLINOIS NOTICE FOR PUBLICATION RE: NIA & NATTIA TURNER 14JA28 & 14JA29 DATE: August 25, 2017 To: ALL UNKNOWN FATHERS and to All Whom It May Concern: Take notice that on the APRIL 7, 2017 a petition was filed under the Juvenile Court Act by DCFS in the Circuit Court of St. Clair County entitled In the Interest of: NIA & NATTIA TURNER minors, and that in Juvenile Courtroom #306 at Belleville, IL on the OCTOBER 31, 2017 at the hour of 09:00, AM or as soon thereafter as this cause may be heard, and ad judicatory hearing will be held upon the petitioner to terminate parental rights under the Court Act. The court has authority in this proceeding to take from you the custody and guardianship of the minor. If the petition requests the termination of your parental rights and the appointment of a guardian with power to consent to adoption, you may lose all parental rights to the child. UNLESS YOU APPEAR YOU WILL NOT BE ENTITLED TO FURTHER WRITTEN NOTICES OR PUBLICATION NOTICES OF THE PROCEEDINGS IN THIS CASE, INCLUDING THE FILING OF AN AMENDED PETITION OR A MOTION TO TERMINATE PARENTAL RIGHTS. Now, unless you appear at the hearing and show cause against the petition, the petition may be taken for confessed as against you and each of you and an order, judgment, or decree entered. Kahalah Clay, Circuit Clerk Dated: August 25, 2017 By: CHRISTINA Y. CROCKETT L-P1335334 (Sept. 14, 21 & 28)