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Posted at 02:31 PM ET, 05/10/2012

In other news: Reese Witherspoon’s parents in court battle over second marriage


Reese Witherspoon. (Mario Anzuoni/Reuters)

Trouble brewing for Reese Witherspoon’s parents: Her mother has gone to court in Nashville seeking to invalidate her husband’s second marriage because, well, he’s still married to her. Mary Elizabeth Witherspoon, 63, claims in a new filing that John Drake Witherspoon, 70, from whom she is amicably separated, is living with a new wife who may be taking financial advantage of what she calls his “early onset of dementia,” reports the Associated Press. She claims she only learned of the wedding from a newspaper announcement and that her husband told her he didn’t recall getting remarried. Neither the Oscar-winning actress nor her father have commented on the matter.


Read more: Reese Witherspoon’s mother files petition in Nashville court to stop husband’s new marriage (AP), 5/10/12

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