Final judgment for Brazilian grandparents

A Houston federal judge will finish handing out punishment Thursday to the Brazilian grandparents sentenced last month in that controversial kidnapping case that’s made international headlines. Judge Alfred Bennett gave Carlos and Jemima Guimaraes light prison sentences in December after[…..]

Message to the FBI…bring it on

Jared Genser

Newly released documents in the Brazil kidnapping case show the spin-doctor/lawyer for Houston doctor Chris Brann waged an ongoing campaign to keep Ben Taub Hospital from investigating evidence of sex addiction and disturbing e-mails about female patients. But wait, we[…..]


A federal judge has signed an order for restitution against the Brazilian grandparents involved in the international kidnapping case of a Houston boy, that continues to make headlines. It looks like the real message in this punishment was sent to[…..]

Plea for leniency in Brazilian kidnapping drama

Lawyers for Brazilian grandparents Carlos and Jemima Guimaraes are asking a Houston federal judge to keep them out of prison. In court documents filed in a Houston federal court, defense attorney Rusty Hardin says the couple was only protecting their[…..]

New developments in Brazilian kidnapping drama

The federal sentencing date for the Brazilian grandparents caught up in that international custody drama has been delayed for two months. Carlos and Jemima Guimaraes were set to hear their sentence Wednesday, October 3rd. The new date when Judge Alfred[…..]

New developments in Texas-Brazil custody drama

Houston’s Ben Taub Hospital confirms it is conducting a review of Baylor Dr. Christopher Brann after stunning accusations exposed in a widening Dolcefino Consulting investigation of Houston family court injustice. A spokesman says Brann was already not seeing patients this[…..]

Woman at center of international custody fight breaks silence after 5 years

The battle over the custody of a little eight-year-old boy has sparked an international fight between Texas and Brazil. Now the mother at the center of the kidnapping case is breaking her silence after five long years, detailing years of[…..]