(WITH REAL ESTATE)
STATE OF MINNESOTA
COUNTY OF ANOKA
TENTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT
Case Type: Dissolution without children
COURT FILE NO.: 02-FA-14-367
JUDICIAL OFFICER: Cunningham
IN RE THE MARRIAGE OF:
THE STATE OF MINNESOTA TO THE ABOVE-NAMED RESPONDENT:
WARNING: YOUR SPOUSE (HUSBAND OR WIFE) HAS FILED A LAWSUIT AGAINST YOU FOR DISSOLUTION OF YOUR MARRIAGE. A COPY OF THE PAPERWORK REGARDING THE LAWSUIT IS SERVED ON YOU WITH THIS SUMMONS. THIS SUMMONS IS AN OFFICIAL DOCUMENT FROM THE COURT THAT AFFECTS YOUR RIGHTS. READ THIS SUMMONS CAREFULLY. IF YOU DO NOT UNDERSTAND IT, CONTACT AN ATTORNEY FOR LEGAL ADVICE.
1. The Petitioner (your spouse) has filed a lawsuit against you asking for dissolution of your marriage (divorce). A copy of the Petition for Dissolution of Marriage is attached to this Summons.
2. You must serve upon the undersigned attorney at the Law Office of Dawn Marie Mondus, correspondence: P.O. Box 37, office: 125 154lh Avenue N.W., Andover, Minnesota 55304, and file with the court a written Answer to the Petition for Dissolution of Marriage, and you must pay the required filing fee. Answer forms are available from the court administrators office. You must serve your Answer upon Petitioners attorney within thirty (30) days of the date you were served with this Summons, not counting the day of service. If you do not serve and file your Answer, the court may give your spouse everything he or she is asking for in the Petition for Dissolution of Marriage.
3. This proceeding involves, affects, or brings into question the real property located at the following address 3824 Chase Ave., Anoka, MN 55303 in Anoka County, State of Minnesota, with the following legal description: Lot 11, Block 1, Tower Pond, 3rdAddition
NOTICE OF TEMPORARY RESTRAINING PROVISIONS
Under Minnesota law, service of this summons makes the following requirements apply to both parties to the action, unless they are modified by the court or the proceeding is dismissed:
(1) Neither party may dispose of any assets except (a) for the necessities of life or for the necessary generation of income or preservation of assets, (b) by an agreement of the parties in writing, or (c) for retaining counsel to carry on or to contest this proceeding.
(2) Neither party may harass the other party.
(3) All currently available insurance coverage must be maintained and continued without change in coverage or beneficiary designation.
(4) Parties to a marriage dissolution proceeding are encouraged to attempt alternative dispute resolution pursuant to Minnesota law. Alternative dispute resolution includes mediation, arbitration and other processes as set forth in the district court rules. You may contact the court administrator about resources in your area. If you cannot pay for mediation or alternative dispute resolution, in some counties, assistance may be available to you through a nonprofit provider or a court program. If you are a victim of domestic abuse or threats as defined in Minnesota Statutes, Chapter 518B, you are not required to try mediation and you will not be penalized by the court in later proceedings.
IF YOU VIOLATE ANY OF THESE PROVISIONS, YOU WILL BE SUBJECT TO SANCTIONS BY THE COURT.
NOTICE OF PARENT EDUCATION PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS
Under Minnesota Statutes, Section 518.157, in a contested proceeding involving custody or parenting time of a minor child, the parties must begin participation in a parent education program that meets minimum standards promulgated by the Minnesota Supreme Court within 30 days after the first filing with the court. In some Districts, parenting education may be required in all custody or parenting proceedings. You may contact the District Court Administrator for additional information regarding this requirement.
Dated : January 22, 2014
LAW OFFICE OF DAWN MARIE MONDUS
/s/ Dawn Marie Mondus
Attorney at Law
P.O. Box 37
125-154 Avenue N.W.
Andover, Minnesota 55304
Atty. Reg. 0212192
Published in the
Anoka County UnionHerald
March 21, 28, April 4, 2014