June 17, 2014 7:39 PM

KC area mom fights to get her son back amid medical abuse accusations

Michelle Rider’s plight started in March when she and her 16-year-old son, Isaiah, arrived at a Chicago hospital so Isaiah could be treated for complications from neurofibromatosis. It continues Wednesday in Cook County family court, where Rider will again take the stand in a hearing that ultimately will determine whether Isaiah remains in foster care or goes home with his mother.

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