Lisa Marie Presley‘s dying has not solely devastated her household, however it’s left an enormous query as to who will get full custody of her twin daughters … with the makings of a possible authorized conflict.
Sources linked to the Presley household inform us Michael Lockwood — the daddy of 14-year-old twins Finley and Harper — will completely go to courtroom to get full custody of his daughters. As one supply linked to Lockwood tells us, “It’ll be a chilly day in hell earlier than he offers up custody of these kids.”
At the time of Lisa Marie’s dying, she had 60% custody of their twins … he had 40%. Under California legislation, Lockwood would ordinarily get full custody, except a decide determines he isn’t a match mother or father.
Now this is the rub. Our sources say Danny Keough, Lisa Marie’s ex who was dwelling along with her and the twins on the time of her dying, sees himself because the stepfather of the youngsters. There’s a ton of unhealthy blood between Keough and Lockwood, and there are rumblings throughout the household he may battle to get custody of the youngsters.
Some family members haven’t discounted the likelihood Riley Keough, the daughter of Lisa Marie and Danny, would additionally make a case for custody. And, there’s speak Priscilla Presley may do the identical. We have no idea if both will really make a transfer in courtroom.
Now this is the wild card. The twins are sufficiently old that the decide will give weight to their desire. We have no idea their emotions about custody.
As it’s possible you’ll know, Lisa Marie’s divorce from Lockwood was extremely nasty, with allegations of drug use and baby abuse hurled round. It went on for 5 years.
TMZ broke the story — Lisa Marie went into full cardiac arrest at house Thursday morning. Danny carried out CPR till paramedics arrived, and whereas they had been capable of get a pulse, she died a number of hours later at West Hills Hospital and Medical Center.
We’re informed Danny, Michael, the twins and different members of the family all gathered at Priscilla Presley’s house Thursday evening — devastated by the loss.