YOU ARE HERE: WDW  >  Madonna's Adoption Bid Delayed ...
Rate this story
Yes No
(2 votes)

Madonna's Adoption Bid Delayed as Controversy Grows

Posted 5 years ago by NewsHound
Category: Celebrity Adoption
Tags: Madonna
Related Content: Celebrity Adoption News (WDW Category)

Madonna's Adoption Bid Delayed as Controversy Grows

Madonna`s bid to adopt her second child from Malawi was delayed until Friday amid growing concerns and opposition from the child`s family and charities.

The 50-year-old singer appeared before a judge in a closed hearing on Monday in the Lilongwe for about an hour, The Associated Press reports.

"The court adjourned the proceedings to Friday to give the judge enough time to write his ruling," said assistant court registrar Thomson Ligowe.

Madonna wants to adopt Mercy James, an orphaned 3-year-old girl, whom she met during a visit in 2006. Mercy`s grandmother, Lucy Chekechiwa, is reportedly opposed to the adoption, accusing the Material Mom of "stealing" her granddaughter. "Why...

Read the full story at

Related profiles:

This story was posted by:

Created on 30 March 2009
(5 years ago)

Chief Editor


Vernon, United States

Saved as a favorite by:

No records found.

Post a comment:

Your Name
Login or Join to avoid entering this info

Your Email
This will not appear on the site


You are solely responsible for the comments and other content that you post. Who's Dated Who? accepts no responsibility whatsoever in connection with or arising from such content.

What do you think about this story?

Who's Dated Who? content is contributed and edited by our readers. You are most welcome to update, correct or add information to this page. Update Information

Search by celebrity name, topic or keyword

Join Now

Register to update information, save favorites, post photos, news stories and comments. A login allows you to edit our four websites.

Already A Member?



Our Website Community
Whos Dated Who
  • Celebrity dating gossip
  • Celebrity couples
  • Celebrity babies

A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  
N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  Y  Z    
Lucy Who
  • Celebrity profiles
  • Filmographies and TV show credits
  • Magazine covers
  • Quotes and trivia
  • Discographies and lyrics
Fan Pix
  • Entertainment pictures
  • Films and television shows
  • Bands and solo artists
  • Famous people
All Star Pics
  • Celebrity photos
  • Movie stills and posters
  • TV show images
  • Bands and musicians
  • Partner with Wallpaper