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Alexander Dorsey and Stephen Barry hug outside the courthouse on Monday, July 27.(credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

Judge Terminates Mom’s, One Dad’s Parental Rights In Case Of Kids Found In Freezer

A judge terminated convicted murderer Mitchelle Blair’s parental rights to her two surviving children, and also severed the rights of the father of the youngest child.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/27/2015

Mitchelle Blair (credit: Jon Hewett/WWJ)

Detroit ‘Freezer Mom’ Bound Over For Trial, Tells Judge She Wants To Plead Guilty To Murder

“I did what I did for my baby,” said Blair. “I’m already saying I did it. I’m freely giving myself and accepting life in prison.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/19/2015

Mitchelle Blair (credit: Jon Hewett/WWJ)

Custody Case Resumes For Detroit Mom Charged With Killing 2 Kids, Hiding Bodies In Freezer

Similar to her behavior last week, Mitchelle Blair held up her shackled hands with her middle finger extended.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/11/2015

Mitchelle Blair (credit: Jon Hewett/WWJ)

Father Of Boy Found In Freezer Says He Failed To Protect Son

A man says he could have done more to prevent the death of his 9-year-old son whose body was found in a freezer in Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/05/2015

Mitchelle Blair (credit: Jon Hewett/WWJ)

Mom Of Kids Found In Freezer Yells During Custody Trial That She Killed Them

A violent outburst and some disturbing testimony surrounding a Detroit woman accused of killing her two children…

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/04/2015

Mitchelle Blair appears in court on April 2, 2015. (Credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ Newsradio 950) FILE

Detroit Mom Of Children Found In Freezer Fights For Custody Of Remaining Kids

A bench trial is set to begin in the custody case involving Mitchelle Blair’s two living children: an 8-year-old boy and a 17-year-old girl.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/04/2015

Joseph Gentz (facebook photo)

Joe Gentz In Fight For Custody Rights

A child custody hearing for Joseph Gentz, the handyman who reportedly confessed to the murder of a Grosse Pointe Park woman, has been adjourned for two weeks.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/17/2012

Maryanne Godboldo. (WWJ Photo: Stephanie Davis, file)

Daughter Of Detroit Standoff Mom To Return Home

It was a major ruling in the controversial custody of a woman involved in a police standoff earlier this year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/29/2011

Suspect In Custody For Rehab Clinic Shooting

The Detroit Fugitive Apprehension Team arrested the suspect Monday evening finding him inside a vacant dwelling on Loretto.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/25/2011

Maryanne Godboldo. (WWJ Photo: Stephanie Davis, file)

Standoff Mom: ‘Come Help Me, Obama!’

A 13-year-old girl taken by authorities late last month from her mother during a barricaded stand-off by police will remain in state custody.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/06/2011

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