(Published in the Echo Journal, July 7, 14, 21, 2021, 3t.
(Published in the Echo Journal, July 7, 14, 21, 2021, 3t.)
STATE OF MINNESOTA
COUNTY OF CROW WING
NINTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT
CASE TYPE: Quiet Title
Court File No.:18-CV-20-3249
Reva M. Snell,
Dean E. McKusick, Sara M. McKusick, Cynthia L. Gibbs, Estate of Walter. W. Doran, and any other persons claiming an interest through them; John Doe; ABC Company; and all other persons unknown claiming any right, title, estate, interest, or lien in the real estate described in the Complaint here.
THIS SUMMONS IS DIRECTED TO: THE ABOVE-NAMED DEFENDANTS
1.YOU ARE BEING SUED. The Plaintiff has started a lawsuit against you. The Plaintiff's Complaint against you is attached to this Summons. Do not throw these papers away. They are official papers that affect your rights. You must respond to this lawsuit even though it may not yet be filed with the Court and there may be no court file number on this Summons.
2.YOU MUST REPLY WITHIN 21 DAYS TO PROTECT YOUR RIGHTS. You must give or mail to the person who signed this Summons a written response called an Answer within 21 days of the date on which you received this Summons. You must send a copy of your Answer to the person who signed this Summons located at: 319 South 6th Street, Brainerd, Minnesota 56401.
3.YOU MUST RESPOND TO EACH CLAIM. The Answer is your written response to the Plaintiff's Complaint. In your Answer you must state whether you agree or disagree with each paragraph of the Complaint. If you believe the Plaintiff should not be given everything asked for in the Complaint, you must say so in your Answer.
4.YOU WILL LOSE YOUR CASE IF YOU DO NOT SEND A WRITTEN RESPONSE TO THE COMPLAINT TO THE PERSON WHO SIGNED THIS SUMMONS. If you do not answer within 21 days, you will lose this case. You will not get to tell your side of the story, and the Court may decide against you and award the Plaintiff everything asked for in the Complaint. If you do not want to contest the claims stated in the Complaint, you do not need to respond. A default judgment can then be entered against you for the relief requested in the Complaint.
5.LEGAL ASSISTANCE. You may wish to get legal help from a lawyer. If you do not have a lawyer, the Court Administrator may have information about places where you can get legal assistance. Even if you cannot get legal help, you must still provide a written Answer to protect your rights or you may lose the case.
6.ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION. The parties may agree to or be ordered to participate in an alternative dispute resolution process under Rule 114 of the Minnesota General Rules of Practice. You must still send your written response to the Complaint even if you expect to use alternative means of resolving this dispute.
7.To be included only if this lawsuit affects title to real property: THIS LAWSUIT MAY AFFECT OR BRING INTO QUESTION TITLE TO REAL PROPERTY located in Crow Wing County, State of Minnesota, legally described as follows:
Lot Eleven (11), Block 1, Doran's Addition to the City of Brainerd.
Lot Ten (10), Doran's Addition to the City of Brainerd
The North Sixty (60) Feet of Lot 10, measured on the west line, Auditor's Subdivision of Northwest Quarter, Section 25, Township 45, Range 30, Crow Wing County, Minnesota
Lots Six (6) and Seven (7), Block One (1), St. Paul Addition to the City of Brainerd, together with that portion of vacated 14th Avenue NE adjacent and accruing thereto, and also together with that vacated alley lying East of said lots accruing thereto.
Lot Ten (10) of Auditor's Subdivision of the Northwest Quarter (NW1/4) of Section Twenty (20), Township Forty-five (45), Range Thirty (30), except the South 261 feet thereof, and also except the North 60 feet of said Lot Ten (10)
That part of Lot 10, The Map of Auditor's Subdivision of NW 1/4 Sec 20, T. 45N, R.30, 4th P.M., Crow Wing County, Minnesota, which lies Southerly of the Easterly extension of the north line of Lot 11 and which lies Northerly of the Easterly extension of the south line of said Lot 11, per the record plat of Doran's Addition to the City of Brainerd, Crow Wing County, Minnesota
The object of this action is: To quiet title of the above-described Parcel Five in the Plaintiff's name, as more fully described in the Complaint.
Dated: June 29, 2021
SEVERSON PORTER LAW
By /s/ Joseph T. Pates
Mark A. Severson
(Reg. No. 0388914)
Kurt W. Porter
(Reg. No. 0391461)
Joseph T. Pates
(Reg. No. 0401046)
Kevin J. Egan, of Counsel
(Reg. No. 0390606)
319 South 6th Street
Brainerd, MN 56401
ATTORNEYS FOR PLAINTIFF
The parties above-named represented by the undersigned, hereby acknowledge that sanctions may be imposed pursuant to Minn. Stat. Section 549.211.
/s/ Joseph T. Pates
Joseph T. Pates