Gov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation granting visiting rights to adult children of ailing parents, sparked by a family dispute over who could visit radio broadcasting legend Casey Kasem.
The children of Casey Kasem are urging Los Angeles police to make progress in an elder abuse investigation focusing on the radio legend’s widow.
A private memorial service will be held Saturday for radio legend Casey Kasem in the LA area.
Legendary radio personality Casey Kasem has died following months of declining health and a bitter family battle over his care and treatment, according to a family spokesperson. He was 82.
The Kasem children are estranged from Kasem’s wife Jean and both sides have been involved in a bitter legal battle.
A judge is expanding the powers of Casey Kasem’s daughter to determine whether her father is receiving adequate medical care and says he still has concerns about the ailing radio personality’s health and welfare.
The three adult children of radio host Casey Kasem have filed a legal petition to gain control of his health care.