Television Listings

Madonna appeals Malawi court ruling on adoption

LILONGWE (Reuters) - Popstar Madonna has appealed a court ruling preventing her from adopting a second child from Malawi, her lawyer said on Friday.

"I just filed the notice of appeal this afternoon on instructions from my client," Alan Chinula told Reuters.

A high court ruled earlier on Friday that Madonna would not be allowed to adopt a second child, a 4-year-old girl named Mercy James, from the country.

(Reporting by Mabvuto Banda)

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Hollywood actors approve new commercials deal
 
Apple, Eminem headed for trial as talks break down
 
Actress Natasha Richardson critically hurt in accident
B.C. lawyers vote to overturn Trinity Western law school recognition
 
Surrey mayoral candidate John Edwards leading in latest pie poll
 
Colorado man arrested for shooting bounty hunter "Dog"
"Holy Grail" of Michael Jackson memorabilia up for sale
 
A&E network unveils Jackson TV show
 
Carey Mulligan joins "Wall Street 2"

Community Events, October 2014

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Oct 30 edition online now. Browse the archives.