Child Custody

Darrel Miller (Credit: Illinois Department of Corrections)

Man Charged With Shooting 3 During Aurora Child Custody Exchange

A Chicago man already in prison on a weapons-related conviction is facing new charges for a west suburban shooting that injured three people in 2013.

03/19/2015

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“Dad School” Offers Free Legal, Parenting Advice To Fathers

Fathers fighting for custody of their children, or seeking other parenting and child care advice, have been invited to a free workshop on Saturday to meet with lawyers, and get expert advice on negotiating what – for some – can be overwhelming.

03/04/2015

Handcuffs

Valparaiso Woman Loses Custody Of Kids For 2nd Time

The woman, who had three small children in her minivan, either was drunk or was having some kind of medical problem when she pulled up to the drive-through lane at a Dunkin Donuts.

04/14/2014

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Mom Sought To Regain Custody Of Slain Girl

Eight months before 8-year-old Gizzell Ford suffered a horrifying demise, allegedly at the hands of her paternal grandmother, court records show the girl’s mother tried to win back custody of her daughter.

07/16/2013

Five-year-old Jack Redmond hugs his mom at O'Hare International Airport, before boarding a flight to Ireland, after judges in both Ireland and the U.S. ruled he be sent back to Ireland to live with his dad. (Credit: CBS)

Caught In Custody Fight, 5-Year-Old Boy Sent To Ireland

A 5-year-old Orland Park boy at the center of an international custody battle was sent to Ireland on Tuesday to live with his father, even though he was born in the U.S. and has lived most of his life here.

07/10/2012

Siohvaughn Funches Wade (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Judge: Dwyane Wade’s Ex-Wife Can’t Visit Kids In Chicago Until Ruling

Their high-profile divorce and child-custody fight are long over, but the animus between Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade and his ex-wife, Siohvaughn Funches-Wade, returned to a Chicago courtroom Tuesday.

06/26/2012

DJ Hansen and his baby son, Samuel, left; DJ's estranged wife, Victoria Hansen. (CBS)

After Child’s Death, Family Fights Letting Sibling Go To Mom

An Indiana mom wants her son back from his Illinois dad. She says she’s learned from a mistake that cost the young boy’s brother his life. But the dad of both boys says he’s afraid to give his estranged wife a second chance. CBS 2’s Mike Puccinelli reports.

06/10/2011