KEVIN MARTIN, ap, v. TERESA TATE, res
- SUPREME COURT, APPELLATE DIVISION: SECOND JUDICIAL DEPARTMENT
- Jan 17 2013 (Date Decided)
- Rivera, J.P.; Lott, Roman and Sgroi, JJ.
MATTER OF KEVIN MARTIN, ap, v. TERESA TATE, res — Motion by the appellant pro se for leave to prosecute an appeal from an order of the Family Court, Westchester County, dated September 28, 2012, as a poor person.
Upon the papers filed in support of the motion and no papers having been filed in opposition or in relation thereto, it is
ORDERED that the branch of the motion which is for leave to prosecute the appeal on the original papers is denied as unnecessary (see Family Ct Act §1116); the appeal will be heard on the original papers (including a certified transcript of the proceedings, if any) and on the briefs of the appellant, the respondent, and the attorney for the children, if any. The parties are directed to file nine copies of their respective briefs and to serve one copy on each other (22 NYCRR 670.9[d][ii]; Family Ct Act §1116); and it is further,
ORDERED that the branches of the motion which are to waive the filing fee and for free transcripts are denied; and it is further,
ORDERED that pursuant to §670.4(a) of the rules of this Court (22 NYCRR 670.4[a]) the appeal in the aboveentitled proceeding shall be perfected either within 60 days after the receipt by the appellant's counsel of the transcripts of the minutes of the proceedings in the Family Court, and the appellant's counsel shall notify this Court by letter of the date the transcripts are received, or, if there are no minutes of proceedings to be transcribed, within 60 days of the date of this decision and ; and it is further,
ORDERED that within 30 days after the date of this decision and , the appellant's counsel shall file in the office of the Clerk of this Court one of the following:
(1) an affidavit or affirmation stating that there are no minutes of any Family Court proceeding to be transcribed for the appeal; or
(2) if there are such minutes, an affidavit or affirmation that the transcripts have been received, and indicating the date received; or
(3) if the transcripts have not been received, an affidavit or affirmation stating that they have been ordered and paid for, the date thereof, and the date by which the transcripts are expected; or
(4) an affidavit or an affirmation withdrawing the appeal; and it is further,
ORDERED that if none of the above actions described in (1), (2), (3), or (4) above, has been taken within 30 days of the date of this decision and , the Clerk of the Court shall issue an order to all parties to the appeal to show cause why the appeal should or should not be dismissed.
RIVERA, J.P., LOTT, ROMAN and SGROI, JJ., concur.