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Adoption of J.L.F.

Docket No. 20160399
Oral Argument: Waived

Docket Info

Title
In the Matter of the Adoption of J.L.F.
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A.J.F., Petitioner and Appellant
v.
North Dakota Department of Human
Services, J.M., and S.D-F.
Respondents
Case Type
CIVIL APPEAL : ADOPTION
Appeal From
Case No. 2016-DM-00327
Northeast Judicial District, Pembina County
James S. Hill
2017 ND 187899 N.W.2d 284

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An individual seeking to adopt a child must ordinarily obtain the written consent of the child's parents, though if written consent is not provided, it must be proven the parent either (1) for one year failed significantly without justifiable cause to communicate with the child or provide for the care and support of the child or (2) abandoned the child.


Briefs

Filing Date Description
03/29/2017 APPELLANT BRIEF View

Counsel

Party Type Name
APPELLANT PRIVATE PRACTICE Theresa Luan Kellington - 05385

(Note: Attachments may not be available for recently filed cases and/or confidential documents.)

Seq. # Filing Date Description Attachment
1 12/08/2016 NOTICE OF APPEAL : 12/08/2016
2 12/08/2016 ORDER FOR TRANSCRIPT : 12/23/2016
3 12/15/2016 Rec'd $125 filing fee (receipt #24959)
4 12/15/2016 NOT. OF FILING NOT. OF APPEAL AND PROOF OF SERV.
5 12/15/2016 Notice served on Theresa L. Kellington, J.M. and Julie Hoffman
6 12/20/2016 AMENDED ORDER FOR TRANSCRIPT
7 01/10/2017 ELEC. RECORD ON APPEAL DATED JANUARY 9, 2017 (ENTRY NOS.1-30)
8 01/27/2017 ELECTRONIC TRANSCRIPT & REDACTION KEY DATED NOVEMBER 29, 2016, & C.O.S.
9 02/28/2017 MOT. EXT/TIME APPELLANT BRIEF
10 02/28/2017 E-FILED MOTION
11 02/28/2017 ACTION BY CHIEF JUSTICE - Granted : 04/17/2017
12 03/29/2017 APPELLANT BRIEF View
13 03/29/2017 E-FILED BRIEF
14 03/29/2017 APPELLANT APPENDIX
15 03/29/2017 E-FILED APPENDIX
16 04/03/2017 Rec'd non-substantive corrections to ATB & ATA (Minor and parent names redact)(title)
17 04/04/2017 Rec'd 6 copies of ATB and 6 copies of ATA from Central Duplicating
18 04/25/2017 Rec'd $25 e-filing surcharge - 2nd notice (receipt #25218)
19 05/05/2017 NO APPELLEE'S BRIEF FILED BY RESPONDENTS
20 05/22/2017 NOTICE OF ORAL ARGUMENT SENT
21 06/01/2017 REQUEST TO WAIVE ORAL ARGUMENT ON BEHALF OF APPELLANT
22 06/01/2017 E-FILED MOTION
23 06/01/2017 ACTION BY SUPREME COURT - Granted
24 06/02/2017 APPEARANCES: Waived under N.D.R.App.P. 34(f) and 34(a)(2)
25 06/02/2017 ARGUED: Waived under N.D.R.App.P. 34(f) and 34(a)(2)
26 07/31/2017 DISPOSITION
27 07/31/2017 UNANIMOUS OPINION : Tufte, Jerod E. View
28 07/31/2017 NO COSTS ON APPEAL
29 08/02/2017 Judgment Sent to Parties
30 08/24/2017 MANDATE