The Judge can also follow the rule of the Supreme Court of this State, or its local equivalent, and decide if a video conference is appropriate.IT IS VERY IMPORTANT THAT YOU ATTEND THE HEARING IF YOU DO NOT WANT A GUARDIAN OR IF YOU WANT SOMEONE OTHER THAN THE PERSON NAMED IN THE GUARDIANSHIP PETITION TO BE YOUR GUARDIAN.You do not have to attend the court hearing if you do not want to be there.If you do not attend, the Judge may appoint a guardian if the Judge finds that a guardian would be of benefit to you.Updating the database of the Illinois Compiled Statutes (ILCS) is an ongoing process.Recent laws may not yet be included in the ILCS database, but they are found on this site as Public Acts soon after they become law.The hearing will not be postponed or canceled if you do not attend.If you are unable to attend the hearing in person or you will suffer harm if you attend, the Judge can decide to hold the hearing at a place that is convenient.
His troublesome upbringing resulted in a vicious cycle of pain and anger, but he ultimately apologizes for harming those around him.
The summons shall be printed in large, bold type and shall include the following notice: You have been named as a respondent in a guardianship petition asking that you be declared a person with a disability.
If the court grants the petition, a guardian will be appointed for you.
A guardian may also be given the right to control and manage your money and other property, including your home, if you own one.
You may lose the right to make these decisions for yourself.