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Yes, they violated your rights.
If you are the legal guardian--"costudial guardian," you are supposed to be given notice of any hearing in the case. If they did not send notice to you, then your due process rights have been violated and any decision made by the Court without proper notice to you is not valid.
You can file Motion to Vacate the Order on the ground that you did not receive notice of the hearing as the legal guardian.
You can obtain blank Motion forms at the Courthouse in the Clerk's office.
Goodluck with your case.
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Yes, it is still good.
You need to file Motion with the Court and Request for Return of the kids to you. You can obtain blank Motion form at the Courthouse in the Clerk's office.