Recent Posts in Guardianship Category

Actress' Sister Granted Guardianship

'Modern Family' star Ariel Winter has been involved in some family drama that has now resulted in her older sister being granted guardianship of the teenage girl. According to reports, a judge ...

Katherine Jackson Gets Guardianship Reinstated

Katherine Jackson, Michael Jackson’s mother, has reportedly had her guardianship status over his children reinstated. According to reports, she is once again co-guardian of the three children. A ...

Hospital Fighting Guardianship

A hospital in the Massachusetts area is reportedly fighting a guardianship matter in regard to a patient. The hospital is reportedly looking to remove two women as legal guardians of their brother who ...

Mother Sues Over Daughter’s Guardianship

A mother is reportedly suing Merrill Lynch in regard to her daughter’s guardianship. According to reports, she is claiming that her daughter’s asset accounts were valued at $3 million, but when the ...

Guardianship Hearing to Start Soon

A guardianship hearing will reportedly be starting up soon for John Q. Hammons. According to reports, the hearing will take into consideration the possibility of appointing a “guardian ad litem” for ...

Twins Get Guardians

Texas twin brothers who have been charged with murder after they were found living with their mother’s corpse have reportedly been placed under the guardianship of relatives. According to reports the ...

Man’s Mental State at Center of Guardianship Case

A man’s mental state is reportedly the cent of a guardianship case involving his nursing home. According to reports, the nursing home has filed a petition for a third-party professional guardianship. ...

Nebraska Passes Guardianship Bill

Nebraska lawmakers have reportedly passed a guardianship bill. With this new bill, oversight of guardians and conservators of adults would increase. This new bill will also put more information in the ...

‘Teen Mom’ Star Dealing with Guardianship

'Teen Mom' star Amber Portwood has been dealing with guardianship issues in regard to her young daughter. She has reportedly lost custody of her daughter in Indiana. Now, her daughter is allegedly a ...

Family Loses Estate in Guardianship Battle

Doris Preston passed away and left behind a small estate that would likely go to her adopted son who is mentally disabled. As a result, the woman's siblings came to help the son and used part of the ...

Guardianship Issue for Copper Heiress

In New York, two nieces and a nephew are asking a court to appoint a guardian to oversee the 104-year-old heiress' personal and financial affairs. The petition is also asking that Huguette Clark's ...

Cobain’s Daughter No Longer Under Guardianship

Courtney Love and Kurt Cobain's daughter, Frances Bean, is no longer under the guardianship of her grandmother now that she is 18 years old. She was originally granted a guardianship order in April ...

Battle Over Child’s Guardianship

Three Iowa women have been fighting over a child custody matter when one sister, a 16-year-old, was accused of making poor choices. As a result, the teenager gave her daughter to one sister during her ...

Guardianship System Causing Problems in Texas

In Texas, senators are listening to people talk about the problems in the state's guardianship system. Those who are speaking out against the system believe that it is too political, with probate ...

Songwriter’s Guardianship Dissolved

In the Nashville, Tennessee area, a probate judge has dissolved the guardianship that controlled Danny Tate's finances. The songwriter had his brother as a conservator while he was dealing with an ...

Hopes in Changing Texas Guardianship System

North Texas families are currently fighting the State Senate in hopes of changing the Texas guardianship system. Some people have lost guardianship due to disputing the care provided at a nursing home ...

Law to Help Kinship Guardians

A law is coming about that would help foster children to have the option of a permanent home with a relative through subsidized guardianship. Grandparents who want to have a permanent relationship ...

Courtney Love Loses Custody of Daughter

Troubled singer Courtney Love has finally lost custody of her 17-year-old daughter Frances Bean Cobain. Frances' father is deceased Nirvana lead singer Kurt Cobain, who famously committed suicide in ...