A Look At The Troubled Life Of Mercy Hospital Shooter Juan LopezJuan Lopez's lives appear to have collided one week in late October. The week it appears Lopez was to marry Dr. O'Neal. The same week his ex-wife took him to court. She wanted Lopez to be held in contempt for failing to pay child support that racked up to nearly $6,000.
Grandmother Denied Guardianship Of Heather Mack’s BabyJudge Susan Kennedy Sullivan ruled that without the consent of both parents, the court can’t grant guardianship of Estelle “Stella” Schaefer to her grandmother, Kia Walker, because it doesn’t have jurisdiction over a child born and raised behind bars in Indonesia, said Michael Goldberg, Walker’s attorney.
Judge Declines To Give Grandmother Custody Of Heather Mack’s GirlA Cook County judge declined to rule Friday on whether the grandmother of Heather Mack’s child could get custody of the girl, who is soon turning 2, but Kia Washington said she will continue to fight to bring the child back to the U.S.
Two Years After Sending Son To Ireland, Mom's Custody Battle ContinuesTwo years after a federal judge ordered her son sent back to Ireland to live with his father, an Orland Park woman is still fighting to get sole custody of the 7-year-old boy and bring him back to Illinois.
Mother Of Boy Sent To Ireland Wins Appeal In U.S. CourtsLast summer the mother of five-year-old Jack Redmond was forced to say goodbye to him. She was ordered to put him on a plane to his father in Ireland, but Tuesday the U.S. appeals court says that was a mistake.
Bill Would Help Women Avoid Custody Battles With Alleged RapistsWomen who have babies that are the result of rape would have an easier time keeping the alleged rapist out of the child's life under a measure making its way through the Illinois General Assembly.
Dwyane Wade Testifies In Custody BattleDwyane Wade took the stand in a Chicago courtroom on Monday as part of a legal fight for custody of his two young children.