Fawcett Son Sprung to See 'Gravely Ill' Mom

By Harry Kimball,  Newser Staff
Posted Apr 27, 2009 5:33 PM CDT
Fawcett Son Sprung to See 'Gravely Ill' Mom
Redmond O'Neal in court.   (AP Photo)

In a sign that Farrah Fawcett's condition may be deteriorating, her son Redmond O'Neal received a get-out-of-jail pass this weekend to visit her, E! reports. “A judge signed a removal order,” a Los Angeles Sheriff’s spokesman said. “It happens sometimes for a funeral or if someone is gravely ill.” Redmond has said that Fawcett’s battle with cancer is going poorly, but others insist she is not in dire straits. (More Farrah Fawcett stories.)

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