Form No. 7. Motion for Substitution

 

 

CIRCUIT COURT FOR THE COUNTY OF __________ STATE OF MISSOURI

 

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Plaintiff___

 

vs.

No. __________

 _____________________________________________

 

Defendant___

 

 

MOTION FOR SUBSTITUTION

 

Now comes __________, a __________ in this action, and shows the court that __________, a __________ in this action, died on or about __________, 20___ and that __________ is (are) the lawful successor___ or representative___ of said __________.

 

It is therefore prayed that the court enter an order that __________ be substituted in this action as __________ in the place and stead of said _______________________________________________.

 

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Attorney for __________

 

Notice of Motion

 

To the parties in the above-entitled cause and the above-named _____________________________:

 

Please take notice that the above motion will be brought on for hearing before the court on __________, 20___ at __________ o'clock ___M. or as soon thereafter as counsel can be heard.

 

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Attorney for __________

Address __________

 

Directions to Clerk

 

Only persons not parties to the action need be served by the sheriff or other service officer. The clerk should furnish the sheriff with a copy of the motion and notice for each person to be served, together with a copy upon which the sheriff shall make his return. Service should be made upon such non-parties in the same manner as a summons and at least 30 days before the date of the hearing named in the motion. Service of a copy of the petition is not required. (See Rule 52.13.)

 

Such motion, together with notice of hearing shall be served upon the parties to the action as provided in Rule 43.01.

 

<(Reverse side of Motion for Substitution)>

 

Sheriff's Return

 

Served the foregoing motion for substitution and notice of motion in the County of __________, State of Missouri, this __________ day of __________, 20___, by __________ _______________________

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Sheriff __________ County, Missouri

By __________

Deputy Sheriff