1 Updates
Decision Delayed on Legal Control Over Amanda Bynes
Photo Credit: ABC News Radio

Decision Delayed on Legal Control Over Amanda Bynes

Jul 26 2013, 5:54pm CDT | by ABC News Radio

Dave Kotinsky/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- With Amanda Bynes still hospitalized, a judge reportedly has delayed a decision on giving legal control over the troubled actress to her parents. Bynes,...

Filed under: news

YouTube Videos

 
 
 

1 year ago

Decision Delayed on Legal Control Over Amanda Bynes

Jul 26 2013, 5:54pm CDT | by ABC News Radio

Dave Kotinsky/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- With Amanda Bynes still hospitalized, a judge reportedly has delayed a decision on giving legal control over the troubled actress to her parents.

Bynes, 27, was originally going to be held 72 hours for a mental health evaluation after authorities accused her of starting a fire on a residential driveway in Thousand Oaks, Calif., earlier this week.

After the incident, Bynes’ parents filed for conservatorship, where Amanda would lose the right to make even basic decisions if the court deemed her unable to meet basic needs for food, shelter and clothing. They would be able to decide where she lives and who she spends time with.

Tamar Arminak, a lawyer for the parents, Lynn, 66, and Rick Bynes, 68, told People that the parents filed for an emergency ruling thinking their daughter would be out of the hospital in three days. Now that she is detained for two weeks, the judge will take his time with the decision.

Arminak could not be reached by ABC News, and Rick Bynes has declined to comment.

A call to Amanda Bynes’ court-appointed attorney, Mary Shea, was not immediately returned.

With Amanda Bynes’ freedom at stake, Reiser wants to speak with the actress before giving her over to her parents. Reiser set a new court date for Aug. 9, where she will be present.

The judge also ordered a formal report from the doctors treating the former teen star.

The court’s decision to extend Amanda Bynes’ detention from three days to 14 was made Thursday night.

“My clients only want the best for their daughter,” Arminak told the People on the parents’ behalf.

Copyright 2013 ABC News Radio/>/>/>/>/>/>/>/>/>/>/>/>/>/>/>/>/>/>/>/>

Source: ABC News Radio

 

Don't miss ...

 

blog comments powered by Disqus

Latest stories

IPad Air Giveaway 2014 is Online
IPad Air Giveaway 2014 is Online
Our sister site I4U News is giving away a brand new iPad Air or if you can wait an iPad Air 2. This is an $499 value.
 
 
Most Popular TV Series of 2014
Most Popular TV Series of 2014
The most popular TV series released in 2014 include such incredible shows as True Detective and Fargo.
 
 
True Blood Arrives in its Wacky, Sexy Final Season
True Blood Arrives in its Wacky, Sexy Final Season
The vampire series True Blood has arrived in its wacky final season. Director Stephen Moyer and his wife Anna Paquin, who played Sookie, also pose 'Nude' for the cover of Entertainment Weekly.
 
 
Game of Thrones: Maisie Williams Discusses Last-Minute Changes in Season 4 Finale
Game of Thrones: Maisie Williams Discusses Last-Minute Changes in Season 4 Finale
Maisie Williams, who plays Arya in The Game of Thrones recently discussed some last-minute changes in the popular series.
 
 
 

Latest from the Network

Chris O'Dowd doesn't return suits he borrows
Chris O'Dowd doesn't return designer suits he has borrowed for events. The 34-year-old actor tends to keep the posh outfits he is loaned for glamorous awards ceremonies, even after he's promised to give them back....
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Police fire tear gas on protesters in Islamabad
Islamabad, Aug 31 (IANS) Police in the Pakistani capital city fired tear gas shells to disperse thousands of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) and Pakistani Awami Tehreek (PAT) supporters as they were marching towards the...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
Iran criticises US over new sanctions
Tehran, Aug 30 (IANS) Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has criticised the US over new sanctions, terming them "not compatible" with the spirit of current negotiations, BBC reported Saturday. New sanctions on 25 firms...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
Syria rebels besiege UN position near Golan Heights
Damascus, Aug 30 (IANS) Armed militant groups Saturday besieged a position of the UN peacekeepers in Syria's Qunaitera province, bordering the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights, a media report said. Armed fighters of the...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
Modi, Abe strike chord; Kyoto to help make Varanasi smart city (Intro Roundup)
Kyoto, Aug 30 (IANS) Warmth, mutual admiration and convergent views marked the meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe Saturday as India hoped the two sides would strive to...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
Sindhu loses in semis, settles for bronze
Copenhagen, Aug 30 (IANS) India's P.V. Sindhu had to be content with the bronze as Spaniard Carolina Marin proved the better shuttler on the day, winning the women's singles semi-final quite easily in straight games at...
Read more on Sport Balla
 
Third ODI scoreboard: India vs England
Nottingham, Aug 30 (IANS) The following is the scoreboard of the third One-Day International (ODI) between India and England at Trent Bridge here Saturday. England: Alastair Cook st Dhoni b Rayudu 44 Alex Hales c...
Read more on Sport Balla
 
Liam Payne and Niall Horan: 'Cow poo' reminds us of home
One Direction's Liam Payne and Niall Horan have admitted ''cow poo'' reminds them of home. The 'Little Things' hitmakers start to feel nostalgic when they get a whiff of manure whilst they're away touring with their...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Sindhu goes down in semis, settles for bronze
Copenhagen, Aug 30 (IANS) India's P.V. Sindhu went down in the women's singles semi-final and had to settle for the bronze, losing to Spanish ninth seed Carolina Marin in straight games of the World Badminton...
Read more on Sport Balla
 
India outclass England to take 2-0 unassailable lead
Nottingham, Aug 30 (IANS) India beat England by six wickets in the third One-Day International (ODI) at Trent Bridge here Saturday, taking an unassailable 2-0 lead in the five-match series. After the first ODI was...
Read more on Sport Balla