Amber Portwood is ready to struggle.
Simply not with a machete this time round.
Nevertheless it nonetheless feels like Andrew Glennon ought to put together himself for a newly-vocal and passionate Portwood in his life.
On Monday of this week, the Teen Mother OG veteran was granted a restraining order in opposition to her ex-boyfriend and second child daddy after he allegedly refused to grant her parenting time with their two-year-old son, James, this previous December.
About 18 months earlier, Portwood was arrested for home assault in opposition to Glennon.
She was accused on the time of attacking Andrew (whereas he was holding James) throughout an argument on July 4, 2019.
In response to Glennon, Amber hurled a shoe at him after which tried to interrupt down a rest room door — behind which Glennon and James have been cowering — with a machete.
Portwood agreed to a subsequent plea deal and can probably keep away from jail time because of this.
However she’s at the moment on probation and Glennon was granted main bodily custody after Amber pleaded responsible to a lowered cost in late 2019.
She’s remained fairly quiet on social media for a number of months now, however is about to argue in courtroom that Glennon went MIA this previous Christmas… after beforehand saying that Amber might spend time with James.
He tried to disregard Amber’s makes an attempt to choose James up.
In response to the phrases of their custody association, Portwood does get to have her son throughout varied holidays, so long as the pair agree forward of time.
“Amber is in a a lot better place than 2019 and 2020,” a supply close to Portwood told E! News late this week.
“She’s able to struggle for her son and get her life again.
“This authorized scenario is a setback in fact however she needs to proceed on a constructive path.”
Amber is at the moment asking that Glennon be held in contempt of courtroom for failing to observe their court-ordered custody schedule.
She’s additionally requesting that the parenting time she misplaced be “made up” later this 12 months, in accordance with courtroom papers obtained by The Solar.
The case is pending and the tandem’s subsequent listening to is about to happen nearly on January 19.
Neither Amber nor Andrew has commented on the newest growth.
Portwood was granted the restraining order weeks after she filed a authorized movement in opposition to Glennon simply earlier than Christmas.
She alleges that Glennon additionally denied her entry to James in December 2019, regardless of the aforementioned association.
“Andrew tried to do it once more [last] 12 months,” the supply tells E!.
“He was making an attempt to take James to California for the vacations and he went into their co-parenting calendar and adjusted the dates.
“Amber’s lawyer threatened to once more maintain Andrew in contempt and in the end Andrew did not go to California and Amber received to spend time with James over Christmas in any case.”
What a large number, huh?
To be clear, and opposite to earlier reviews… Glennon did not find yourself touring with James this previous December.
Nonetheless, Portwood believes her ex nonetheless “violated the courtroom order” by “not participating and complying with the parenting coordinator,” in accordance with this insider.
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