Courtney Love loses custody of daughter

Frances Bean Cobain placed under temporary guardianship with grandmother, aunt

Courtney Love has lost custody of her only child with former Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain, daughter Frances Bean Cobain. Court documents show Frances Bean has been placed under temporary guardianship with the late singer’s mother, Wendy O’Connor, and his sister, Kimberly Dawn Cobain. The documents didn’t include a reason for placing the 17-year-old with Love’s in-laws.

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