Khloe Kardashian's ex Tristan Thompson has requested to beryllium named sole ineligible guardian and conservator of his abnormal relative Amari, 17.
Tristan was awarded temporary ineligible guardianship of Amari successful September 2023, 8 months aft their mother Andrea's daze decease of a bosom onslaught aged conscionable 53.
Amari has been confined to a wheelchair by Lennox-Gastaut syndrome, a peculiarly acute type of epilepsy that has rendered him successful request of changeless care.
Thompson, 32, revenge a petition earlier this period to go Amari’s sole ineligible guardian and conservator - and said he had been incapable to locate his and Amari’s father, Trevor Thompson, per documents obtained by Entertainment Tonight.
Trevor was ordered to salary kid support erstwhile Andrea assumed sole ineligible guardianship of Amari successful 2014.
Khloe Kardashian's ex Tristan Thompson has requested to beryllium named sole ineligible guardian and conservator of his abnormal relative Amari, 17
Tristan was awarded impermanent ineligible guardianship of Amari successful September 2023, 8 months aft their mother Andrea's daze decease of a bosom onslaught aged conscionable 53 (shown successful a July section of The Kardashians pinch Amari)
The documents read: 'Since then, Trevor Douglas Thompson has efficaciously abandoned nan projected ward; he grounded to salary immoderate kid support contempt nan tribunal bid and has not been successful interaction pinch nan projected ward aliases Andrea Marie Brooks since July 2014.
'He has done thing to support aliases raise nan projected ward since past and has relinquished each authorities to person immoderate opportunity successful nan projected ward’s care.'
'I person not had immoderate interaction pinch him since his separation from our precocious mother successful 2014, and interaction was minimal anterior to that date.
'My only interaction pinch Trevor Thompson successful nan past 9 years was a little relationship erstwhile he appeared astatine my mother's funeral. I person nary knowledge of his existent aliases caller whereabouts.
Tristan says he hired ineligible experts to effort and find his begetter 'but they were incapable to get immoderate accusation astir Trevor's existent location aliases different applicable details.'
Tristan is now seeking to become his brother's ineligible guardian successful bid to 'manage his finances and healthcare'.
Amari is simply a Canadian citizen, but has been surviving and receiving aesculapian attraction successful California. Both Tristan and Amari moved successful pinch Kardashian pursuing Andrea's death.
It was revealed connected nan play 3 finale of The Kardashians that Tristan's ex Khloe Kardashian , Kim Kardashian and Kris Jenner each flew to Toronto pinch Tristan connected Kim's backstage jet, and that Tristan and Amari moved successful pinch Khloe
Tristan further states successful documents: 'If Amari is required to return to Canada location are nary relatives location that person nan expertise aliases intends to support Amari, and he cannot beryllium provided nan level of attraction and support he is receiving successful nan United States while successful my custody.
'[I want] to guarantee that Amari continues to person a happy and fulfilling life and to supply him pinch nan champion attraction possible.'
In September Tristan said successful tribunal docs that 'he has been providing care, maintenance, and support to Amari' successful nan trying 9 months since their mother's death, The Blast reported.
On September 20, a judge granted Tristan's petition for impermanent guardianship and scheduled a proceeding connected imperishable guardianship for November, according to an article by TMZ.
Thompson was not coming successful tribunal for nan hearing, but was represented by his lawyer via Zoom. (The hoops subordinate past period resigned pinch nan Cleveland Cavaliers, nan squad he has spent nan mostly of his profession playing for.)
Thompson's petition was uncontested and Amari's father, Trevor Douglas Thompson, did not person notifications of nan proceedings because his whereabouts stay unknown, TMZ antecedently reported.
Trevor Thompson 'has actively been absent from Amari's life since' July of 2014, erstwhile his precocious mother 'received sole custody of Amari and a support bid against' him, Tristan told nan tribunal successful his petition, according to The Blast.
Tristan, who has past played for nan Chicago Bulls, Indiana Pacers, Boston Celtics and Sacramento Kings, said that Trevor Thompson 'has ne'er fulfilled immoderate of his support obligations towards Amari and has been actively avoiding them.'
Tristan told nan tribunal that Trevor Thompson 'has done thing to support aliases raise' Amari 'and has relinquished each authorities to person immoderate opportunity in' his attraction moving forward.
Tristan said that Amari 'has aesculapian diagnoses that render him incapable to supply basal attraction for himself and requires a Guardian to supply that attraction arsenic good arsenic return him to aesculapian appointments.'
Khloe and her relatives person rallied to support Tristan successful helping attraction for his younger relative successful providing shelter, attraction and different necessities
Amari will besides get $103,475 because of Andrea's passing, and Tristan arsenic guardian tin protect his assets, TMZ antecedently reported.
Tristan said successful ineligible docs that a guardian 'is besides needed to protect Amari's inheritance from nonaccomplishment aliases injury.'
Tristan said successful his petition that 'appointing a guardian for Amari would beryllium successful his champion liking because it would guarantee that personification would beryllium responsible for providing and fulfilling his basal needs.'
It was revealed connected nan play 3 finale of The Kardashians that Tristan's ex Khloe Kardashian, Kim Kardashian and Kris Jenner each flew to Toronto pinch Tristan connected Kim's backstage jet, and that Tristan and Amari moved successful pinch Khloe, but she insisted they're not backmost together romantically.
Andrea was nan sole caretaker for Amari, and erstwhile she died successful January, Armani was put into Tristan's care, which meant moving him to Los Angeles, wherever Tristan lives.
However, successful an different twist of fate, some Tristan - who has been on-again, off-again pinch nan youngest of nan Kardashian sisters making love backmost to 2016 - and Amari really moved successful pinch Khloe, aft a weather-related mishap pinch Tristan's adjacent location that was being renovated.
Khloe revealed successful confession during nan finale, 'Tristan has a location he's doing building connected and he's been renovating.
Khloe besides shared a image of Amari pinch her niece Dream, girl True and mother Kris Jenner
Andrea was nan sole caretaker for Amari, and erstwhile she died successful January, Armani was put into Tristan's care, which meant moving him to Los Angeles, wherever Tristan lives
'He was capable to unrecorded location during renovations, but we had crazy upwind for California, for illustration utmost rain, and Tristan's tile caved successful connected his location and caused flooding,' Khloe said connected nan Hulu series. 'So Tristan and Amari are staying astatine my location correct now, until his location gets fixed.'
Khloe confirmed successful confession, 'Tristan and I are not backmost together. I cognize it's difficult for everyone to believe, but I emotion love emotion Andrea and I emotion Tristan, I emotion Amari, and this is what family does.'
She added, 'Tristan is nan begetter of my kids, you know. I've mislaid my dad, and my dada was for illustration a fairy communicative parent, but still I can't wrap my caput astir losing my mom, and I cognize really adjacent Tristan and his mom are, and it's conscionable heartbreaking, and to beryllium near pinch nan work of different personification arsenic well, it's a lot.'
Khloe added that Amari has been, 'having much seizures than normal because he's just…' arsenic Tristan finishes, 'adjusting.'
Khloe adds successful confession, 'I'm grateful that I'm beardown capable and brave capable to beryllium a support strategy for personification other that has nary different support strategy correct now. You don't person to dainty maine correct for maine to dainty you right. It's not nan measurement I was raised.'
Tristan said successful nan episode, 'Thank you truthful much, particularly from maine and my family, I don't cognize what I would do without you guys correct now, for illustration coming to my mom's location and packing up and going done photos and cleaning up her condo and getting Amari for nan funeral.
'Like, you guys are for illustration truthful busy, you guys person truthful overmuch business going on, like, honestly, like, I don't know, like, I conscionable dream God continues to support blessing you pinch everything you guys want, and that's what my mom would want for you guys, truthful seriously, convey you,' arsenic Kris Jenner was seen wiping tears away.
Kris told Tristan successful nan episode, 'You know, your mom had a batch connected her sheet and to beryllium capable to beryllium Amari's sole caregiver for illustration really affected maine truthful much, and that conscionable collapsed my bosom because Amari doesn't cognize what's going connected and past each of nan abrupt you're conscionable stripped from nan caretaker you had your full life.
'I conscionable consciousness truthful mislaid for him because he's astir apt conscionable wondering wherever his mommy went and it breaks my heart.'
Kris added successful confession, 'Tristan has decidedly made immoderate mistakes and he's decidedly messed up, but astatine nan extremity of nan day, he'll ever beryllium portion of our family and we will beryllium location for him nary matter what.'
Tristan said, 'As a boy it makes maine proud that I cognize for illustration my mom like, her clip connected Earth like, you know, she helped a batch of group and she's remembered for a batch of awesome things, you know.'
In July, nan NBA subordinate took to Instagram to stock a smiling threat pinch him and his relative Amari.
'Happy day to my saccharine babe relative Amari! I emotion you forever! We Miss you mommy,' Tristan said successful nan caption.
Khloe besides posted a saccharine connection and photos that showed her girl True and niece Dream pinch Amari.
She wrote: 'Someone is 17 today!!!! Happy day saccharine sweet Amari!!! We are each truthful blessed to person been touched by an angel specified arsenic you. You are genuinely 1 of Gods top treasures.'