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.
Casey Kasem, now 82, has been in failing health for some time.
A settlement agreement concerning visitation and other issues surrounding radio legend Casey Kasem has been reached between the radio legend’s feuding daughter and wife, an attorney said Friday.
A bid by the grown children of Casey Kasem to establish a conservatorship over the 81-year-old radio legend was rejected Tuesday by a judge, who ruled there was no clear and convincing evidence the iconic deejay’s health was immediately at risk.
A judge said he did not see an urgent need to intervene in the affairs of Casey Kasem after a court-appointed attorney told him Tuesday the ailing radio host is receiving adequate medical care for advanced Parkinson’s disease.
The three adult children of radio host Casey Kasem have filed a legal petition to gain control of his health care.
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