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Casey Kasem´s family propose
using armed guards to take him
from wife´s custody in Washington

New York Daily News, by Nancy Dillon

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Posted By:Drive, 5/20/2014 7:47:10 AM

LOS ANGELES — Armed guards may soon be needed in the fight over the medical care of radio legend Casey Kasem. Lawyers for the ailing “American Top 40” king and his eldest daughter, Kerri, are discussing a proposal under which armed security would take him from his wife’s custody in Washington state and move him to a hospital for an evaluation, a legal source told the Daily News Monday. A court-appointed lawyer representing the 82-year-old’s interests as a neutral party filed paperwork Monday asking that Kasem’s wife, Jean, be forced to surrender her husband’s passport, and work with Kasem’s daughter on the

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Nwpa, 5/20/2014 8:04:08 AM     (No. 9855089)

It´s always sad to read of turmoil between children and step parents. I hope Casey is getting the care he needs. I´ve enjoyed his work over the years. Shaggy deserves better than this!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: zoidberg, 5/20/2014 8:07:44 AM     (No. 9855092)

Ponderous, effin´ ponderous!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: raphaela, 5/20/2014 8:19:06 AM     (No. 9855113)

He was married to his first wife for less than 10 years if I remember correctly, his current wife for over 30 years. Who should you believe? The wife he´s been married to most of his adult life or his kids who´ve never had a problem with their step-mom until Kasem´s twilight years?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: tank, 5/20/2014 8:27:46 AM     (No. 9855125)

And his wife would´ve gotten away with it, too...if it weren´t for his meddling kids!

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Reply 5 - Posted by: techwreck, 5/20/2014 8:39:17 AM     (No. 9855141)

Family fight over money ... nothing to see here.

Just an excuse to keep Obama off the front page!

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Reply 6 - Posted by: RedWhiteBlue, 5/20/2014 9:13:47 AM     (No. 9855187)

A very left leaning pro Arab Muslim activist.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: earlybird, 5/20/2014 10:11:49 AM     (No. 9855269)

I am feeling very bad vibes from the daughter.

Authorities who visited with him for 40 minutes found him cognizant of their presence, sitting up, and in good physical condition.

His wife of 30 years? She has been dealing with his Lewy Body dementia, which is not a walk in the park. Sounds as though she is trying to keep him out of this family-generated conflict, which would NOT be good for him.

Our friend with Lewy Body dementia is happiest when he is with his pet lab and socializing with his wife and good friends. He is perfectly aware of conversation and enjoys good food at home and in restaurants.

Leave them alone, kids...

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