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You have not given the state in which the Ward is charged, but in most states where a criminal defendant is incapacitated, an attorney is required to file a Dilatory Plea, thus if you are the guardian you should notify the court of the disability and request a public defender who will in turn request an evaluation of the defendant and either the case proceeds or is dismissed. Unless you are a lawyer, you cannot file any pleadings on behalf of the defendant even as a guardian because you would be practicing law without a license and that is a felony in most states, so I would proceed very carefully if I were you. At the next hearing date, you can approach the court and inform the court of the disability and request a Public Defender to be appointed and they will take it from there.
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