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June 20, 2013 10:14 PM

Cousin of Zoey Belcher’s mother is awarded guardianship of 9-month-old

Sophie Perkins will raise the orphaned daughter of former Chiefs player Jovan Belcher in Texas after a court ruling in Perkins’ custody battle against Zoey Belcher’s paternal grandmother, Cheryl Shepherd.

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