Q: How do I respond to served paternity petition?
Not married to father of child. He served me with paternity petition.
A: You will need to file an answer to the petition within 30 days after receiving service. I would suggest that you find an attorney in your area to help with this matter or file pro se if you are comfortable. The state of Missouri has documents available online if you choose to represent yourself.
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