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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.


The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum in Springfield, Ill. (Credit:

Mary Todd Lincoln Documents Sent To Lincoln Library

A bucket brigade of public officials has transferred Mary Todd Lincoln’s insanity hearing record from court vaults to the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library in Springfield.

CBS Chicago–10/31/2011