Decide Reveals Precisely Why Teen Mother Star Amber Portwood LOST Her Custody Case!
Amber Portwood is likely to be regretting getting so candid in her newest memoir as a result of it seems somebody with a LOT of energy was studying and judging her phrases!!
Final week, the Teen Mother star lost custody of her 4-year-old son James, whom she shares with ex Andrew Glennon. He’s nonetheless required to “search out and take into account the mom’s opinion earlier than making any main choices referring to the kid’s medical therapy, training, and faith.” However Andrew was granted sole authorized and bodily custody with permission to maneuver to Malibu completely. Amber will obtain in a single day visits each month, taking turns between states.
It was a devastating blow for the truth TV star, who had been combating to remain in her son’s life following a custody battle that started in 2019 after a domestic violence incident along with her then-boyfriend. Over time, she’s opened up about her previous struggles with substance abuse… nevertheless it seems all her vulnerability has come again to chew her within the ass!
On Tuesday, The Solar obtained the stunning courtroom ruling that detailed precisely why an Indiana choose gave custody of the toddler to Andrew — and it has quite a bit to do with Amber’s sophisticated previous!
Apparently, the choose purchased a duplicate of Amber’s newest e-book, So You’re Loopy, Too?, which was launched simply weeks earlier than her and Andrew’s ultimate custody hearings. Within the e-book, the MTV character revealed she struggles with a LOT of behavioral challenges, the choose detailed:
“[She] discusses her important historical past of substance abuse, her historical past of home violence, her risky perspective and propensity for aggression, her in depth psychological well being points, her perception that the in-patient facility she attended for anger administration ought to have as an alternative been for drug use.”
She additionally addressed her present co-parenting scenario along with her son James. The submitting added:
“Her concern she is going to by no means have in a single day parenting time along with her son, that she finds herself canceling on her son extra usually than she would love, and the thought of getting off probation quickly issues her as a result of she might be unwatched and unchecked.”
Wow! She sabotaged herself along with her personal phrases!
However this stunning resolution wasn’t made totally on the publication. There have been additionally some damning allegations made in courtroom. Within the judgment obtained by the outlet, the choose famous allegations introduced forth in opposition to the mom, together with the truth that James examined constructive for THC at start. The official wrote:
“Whereas pregnant, Mom had somebody with prior gang affiliation deliver her marijuana and ache drugs to the house.”
The choose added that Amber admitted to “utilizing marijuana previous to, throughout and after her being pregnant with the kid,” including of James:
“[James] was born with THC in his system. A DCS investigation was initiated after the start of the kid. A CHINS [Child In Need of Services] case was by no means opened.”
Throughout the custody battle, a photograph of Amber that allegedly confirmed her smoking what seemed like a bong whereas she was in mattress and at dwelling alone with James was additionally submitted as proof. This was the primary and solely time Andrew allowed James to spend the evening alone along with his ex, the doc acknowledged:
“This occurred in Might of 2019 when Father was in California for a piece journey. Footage had been admitted into proof exhibiting Mom smoking marijuana in her mattress. Father has not allowed Mom to take care of the kid in a single day since then.”
The choose additionally discovered Amber’s feelings in courtroom to be an issue, including within the submitting:
“Mom was usually emotional through the deposition and needed to go away the room on a number of events.”
Effectively, that’s not stunning! The custody of her baby was at stake! Any mom can be emotional, proper?!
The choose pressured these uncontrolled feelings had been a constant impediment all through the course of the case, together with through the ultimate hearings in early March:
“Mom demonstrated issue regulating her feelings at completely different factors whereas testifying.”
It’s odd that this may be a cause to not give her custody of the kid, however maybe the choose felt this incapability to control her feelings meant she won’t be probably the most secure mum or dad to James?? Particularly contemplating her anger points prior to now?
Curiously, the 32-year-old actuality star’s response instantly after the authorized loss now has a complete new which means given the choose’s reasoning! On the time of the loss, Amber penned a heartfelt statement on Instagram declaring that she is a modified one that has labored laborious to raised her relationships along with her youngsters (together with 13-year-old Leah, whom she shares with ex-fiancé Gary Shirley). The TV character famous:
“I’m devastated and heartbroken by this end result. I’ve labored so laborious to raised myself and enhance my relationships with my youngsters. Whereas I’ve all the time been candid about my previous substance abuse and points with psychological well being, an individual ought to have an opportunity to redeem themselves and never be tethered to their points from the previous. Individuals who’ve accomplished remedy, and brought courses, and made efforts to alter shouldn’t proceed to be punished for previous errors. I’ve spent years rebuilding my bridges and did the whole lot that was required of me, together with finishing 21 unfavorable drug checks and a number of psychological evaluations.”
No marvel she is disillusioned. However no less than she has been granted overnights! Take a look at her full assertion (beneath).
Hmm. Do you suppose this was the precise resolution for the younger baby? Or does Amber’s candidness in her e-book show she’s keen to be clear and get more healthy? Sound OFF (beneath)!