A judge in Milwaukee has ordered a father to hold a funeral for his daughter after the body of the 14-year-old girl languished in the morgue for two months. As the parents’ dispute went on over funeral arrangements, the girl’s remains have been left in the Milwaukee County Morgue with no pending plans, and Circuit Court Judge David Borowski has now made a ruling that this will not go on any longer.
M.C. Moewe, Daily Kos: Last year, an Oklahoma family court judge ordered that a six-year-old girl's father be given sole custody even though he's a registered sex offender. The decision was so egregious it made headlines around the ...
The body of a Brooklyn boy savagely beaten to death remained unclaimed at the morgue as his family tried to raise money for a funeral.
The Utah judge who ordered an adopted baby girl to be removed from the custody of her adopted lesbian parents has rescinded the order.
A man who left his father’s body on ice in the morgue can continue to cool his heels in jail.