Carol Burnett was granted temporary guardianship from her grandson.
According to court documents filed in Los Angeles Superior Court obtained by People magazine On Wednesday, Burnett and her husband, Brian Miller, were appointed temporary guardians of 14-year-old Dylan until January 8, 2021.
“The court finds that sufficient evidence has been provided to grant the case on that date based on reading the moving documents and reviewing all the evidence presented,” the documents, dated September 1, said. cited by the media.
“Petition – Appoint Temporary Guardian (Subsequent) filed 08/18/2020 by petitioner (s) Carol Burnett, Brian Miller is granted. Carol Burnett and Brian Miller are appointed Guardian (s) ) temporary person (s) of Dylan Hamilton-West until 8/1/2021 and the temporary letters will be valid until that date, ”the documents continued.
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“Temporary guardians have the power to change Dylan’s school and housing pending the next court date,” he added.
A representative for the 87-year-old did not immediately respond to Fox News’ request for comment.
On August 20, the actress announced that she was seeking legal guardianship of her grandson following her daughter Erin Hamilton’s battle with drug addiction issues.
“Due to substance abuse issues and other circumstances with which my daughter, Erin, struggled to impact the dynamics of her immediate family, my husband and I applied to the court to be appointed legal guardian of my 14-year-old grandson, ”Burnett told Fox. News in a written statement.
“The guardianship will be for the purpose of monitoring his health, education and well-being and will not aim to deny him or his parents appropriate visits with each other,” the actress continued. . “We look forward to the recovery being the next stepping stone to standardization and request confidentiality at this time to allow this process to unfold.”
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The Blast had previously obtained court documents revealing that Burnett and her husband had filed a petition asking to be appointed temporary guardians. In the file, the star explained that she wanted to provide her grandson Dylan with temporary care and support.
“Throughout her adult life and since Dylan was born, Erin suffered from serious substance abuse issues,” Burnett said in the record obtained by the outlet. “For the past 19 years, Erin has been going back and forth to rehab centers and has been institutionalized a total of eight times for at least 30 days each time. “
According to The explosion, Burnett said her daughter had recently threatened to kill herself. In July, her family called the LAPD to perform a welfare check on her.
The record also noted that Dylan’s father Kurt West is also said to be unable to care for him as he recently checked into a rehab facility.
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“Dylan’s living environment has long been unstable, unpredictable and unhealthy for a child,” said the file, according to the media. “This resulted in a Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) investigation and underage addiction proceeding in 2018 and 2019.”
In the August and September 2020 issue of AARP The Magazine, Burnett spoke about how her daughter Carrie Hamilton overcame drug addiction.
“My daughter Carrie took drugs,” she told the store. “In this situation, don’t be their best friend. We put her in a third rehab, oh she hated my guts! You have to love them enough that they hate you.
Burnett shared that Carrie “got sober before her 18th birthday, and we’ve had a good 20 years.”
Carrie died in 2002 at the age of 38 from lung cancer that spread to her brain.
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“We’ve been hip joint for a while there,” Burnett said. “Carrie died of cancer at age 38. But at the hospital, she said, “Every day I wake up and decide today that I’m going to love my life. And that was his mantra.
If you or someone you know is having thoughts of suicide, please contact the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255).