Shootout Over Medication: How Far Should a Mother Go to Protect Her Child?


by Dr. Boyce Watkins.   Most of you know about the case of Maryanne Godboldo, the mother who got into a shootout with police over her daughter’s medication.   The state felt that Maryanne’s child had enough psychiatric problems to justify putting her on additional medication, but the mother had different ideas.  This leads us […]

Mother Gets Into Shootout with Police Over Daughter’s Medication


Your Black World reports. Maryanne Godboldo is having problems with the state of Michigan.  The mother entered into an armed standoff with Detroit Police after fighting the state’s efforts to put her child on psychiatric medication.  Authorities had come to the house to take her daughter into custody, and Godboldo refused.  She was arrested when […]