Meghan King Calls Out Jim Edmonds for Denying Son’s Diagnosis


Meghan King and Jim Edmonds.
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Meghan King didn’t maintain again after her ex-husband Jim Edmonds questioned her feedback about their son’s medical historical past.

“Hart has cerebral palsy, Jim,” King, 38 — who shares daughter Aspen, 5, and twins Hart and Hayes, 4, with Edmonds, 52 — stated throughout a brand new episode of her “Intimate Data” podcast, which was launched on Friday, January 20. “What sort of father doesn’t know that?”

The Actual Housewives of Orange County alum referred to as the previous skilled baseball participant’s denial “so unhappy” to listen to, including, “It breaks my coronary heart.”

In accordance with King, Edmonds allegedly “has not attended” any specialty physician’s appointments for his or her son. “After I say that, I imply neurologist, ophthalmologist, audiologist — he’s by no means gone to at least one IEP [Individualized Education Program] assembly,” she stated. “None of that.”

The Bravo persona additionally claimed that the previous MLB participant has “by no means requested to see” medical information pertaining to Hart’s latest analysis.

“He has entry to them,” she continued. “He has entry to the CP analysis. It has been given to all [Hart’s] colleges, all his lecturers. I’ve them printed out in Hart’s file sitting proper subsequent to me.”

King’s response comes shortly after Edmonds accused her of exaggerating about their son’s well being points. “I’m like, effectively, OK then inform the reality. Don’t inform the unhappy tales on a regular basis. Simply be straight,” he stated through the Wednesday, January 18, episode of the “Hollywood Uncooked” podcast.

On the time, Edmonds claimed his son was by no means formally identified with the dysfunction, however agreed with King that Hart does have periventricular leukomalacia. The California native, who was joined by spouse Kortnie O’Connor, later referred to as out King for telling “lies” about him to the general public.

Meghan King Claps Back After Jim Edmonds Denied Their Son's Cerebral Palsy Diagnosis: 'What Kind of Father Doesn’t Know That?' hugs

Meghan King together with her children.
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“I don’t know if the reality has come out of her mouth since [Kortnie] and I’ve been collectively,” Edmonds, who was married to the Missouri native from 2014 to 2019, shared on Wednesday. “I may give you a whole listing, if not all of three years, of straight lies.”

The previous couple beforehand made headlines when King filed for a brief restraining order in June 2022. Within the authorized paperwork, she alleged that the previous St. Louis Cardinals participant exhibited “frequent and constant verbal abuse” towards her nearly and on their court-monitored co-parenting app, Our Household Wizard.

Three months later, King’s order of safety was dropped.

Edmonds, for his half, addressed the allegations of abuse. “This request for an order of safety is totally baseless and moreover makes an absolute mockery of the ache suffered by the hundreds of thousands of ladies on this nation who’re professional victims of abuse,” Edmonds’ rep, Steve Honig, instructed Us Weekly in an announcement on the time.