Mindy McCready Pregnant, Won't Return Son

Dan Abrams on what consequences country music singer may face for taking son.
1:41 | 12/02/11

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-- -- legal analyst Dan Abrams joins us pick -- -- But you know -- -- -- -- idea in -- these are always very emotional cases but the reality is -- can't just go in violation of a court order. And take even your own child. It to another state. She can't simply say now -- you know what I'm seven months pregnant as a result I can't bring the child back to Florida these are not answers to the question there has been a specific order in place here. As a result of Mindy McCready is -- -- Did the drug problems the alcohol problems assaulting her mother -- a court ruled that with the best interest of -- -- The child should be in the mother's custody she wants to go to court. And she wants to say you know what I'd like this court order lifted I want to change the custody -- great. Go do that. But you can't just go in there grabbed the child and -- evade authorities. As she's doing right now and the fact that she said she is seven months pregnant with twins and she can't travel. That's not gonna playing -- no because now you have the authorities out there looking for her in the -- find you don't want to bring the child back. Then will do it so that's the problem here I don't think that the authorities wanna really torture. In connection with this case what do you think the punishment -- I think they wanna find child I didn't -- -- find the child and bring the child back two -- supposed to have custody right now. Sure if this continues and in particular she continues to to not. To not respond there could be problems before legal and this of course -- -- harder for her to get custody on down the road. It could make it harder again that the focus in custody cases -- What's in the best interest of the child and so the question will be. How does this incident impact that best -- -- thanks from -- --

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