A choose has ordered Lisa Marie Presley to cowl the authorized charges of estranged husband Michael Lockwood, father of their twin daughters, as the 2 pursue a divorce case by which she has accused her ex of sexual misconduct.
She had lately filed courtroom paperwork opposing her ex’s request for her to pay him spousal help and canopy his lawyer charges, following her 2016 divorce submitting. A choose stated Wednesday she should pay $50,000 to cowl her ex’s authorized charges over a course of 5 months, till a trial takes place to find out the validity of a post-nuptial settlement they signed after their 2006 marriage, which particulars divorce phrases.
In the meanwhile, she doesn’t must pay spousal help, of which Michael had demanded $40,000 a month.
She additionally said that she had discovered him to own “tons of of inappropriate pictures of youngsters and is dealing with allegations of sexual abuse and neglect.” Michael has not been charged with a criminal offense and stated in response he’s “disgusted” that she “described unproven allegations” about him in her submitting.
Lisa Marie had additionally stated within the paperwork that their twins are “briefly beneath the care of DCFS [Department of Child and Family Services]” and separate trial on the allegations is ready to happen in March. Days later, her mom Priscilla Presley denied experiences that stated the youngsters have been put in foster care and stated the twins have been together with her.
Each Lisa Marie and Michael appeared in individual in courtroom Wednesday. She wore sun shades more often than not and was noticed with a person and a girl. She cringed as Michael walked by her after the listening to, E! Information has discovered.
Michael’s lawyer had stated in courtroom his consumer has no earnings and can’t afford his authorized charges. Lisa Marie’s lawyer had argued she mustn’t should cowl them, as she was in debt, has no belongings and receives $104,000 a month from her inheritance from late father Elvis Presley‘s property for dwelling bills, most of which go to her youngsters. He added that she is at the moment dwelling together with her daughter Riley Keough, one in all two youngsters she shares with ex-husband Danny Keough.
Lisa Marie’s lawyer additionally stated Michael, a guitarist, might very search for work and earnings by getting a job at a “Guitar Heart” or by giving music classes and accused him of selecting to not search for employment.
He declined to remark in regards to the twins when requested by reporters.