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Ariel Winter’s Sister Granted Guardianship: Was It the Right Move? Get In on the Conversation with HLN’s Ryan Smith

Early last week, Celebuzz reported that Modern Family star Ariel Winter was taken away from her mother, Chris Workman, with a judge granting temporary custody of the 14-year-old to her older sister, Shanelle Gray.

In court papers filed on Oct. 3, Winter claims her mother subjected her to “ongoing physical abuse (slapping, hitting, pushing)

Chad Kennedy | November 13, 2012 - 8:15 pm

‘Modern Family’ Star Ariel Winter Abuse Claims: ‘She’ll Fare Well Through All of This,’ Says Attorney

The lawyer for Modern Family star Ariel Winter has spoken out about how the 14-year-old actress is coping in the midst of a bitter family feud.

“Ariel is doing well and she has a lot of people who are loving her and supporting her at this time, and I’m pretty confident that she’ll fare well through…

Andrea Simpson | November 9, 2012 - 7:30 pm

‘Modern Family’ Star Ariel Winter’s Family Doctors Defend Her Mother: ‘There Has Never Been Any Evidence of an Abusive Relationship’ (EXCLUSIVE)

It’s the real-life Modern Family feud that has turned ugly.

In yet another twist in the allegations of parental abuse involving young star Ariel Winter, the family’s pediatrician has signed a letter defending the woman accused of delivering years of emotional and physical abuse, Chris Workman

“There has never been any evidence of an abusive relationship…

Andrea Simpson | November 9, 2012 - 8:00 am

Ariel Winter’s Mom Claims She ‘Found Daughter in Bed With 18-Year-Old Boyfriend,’ Police Report Reveals (EXCLUSIVE)

The mother of Modern Family star Ariel Winter filed an incident report with the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department after she allegedly caught her 14-year-old daughter engaged in a sexual act with an 18-year-old man.

The police filing — obtained exclusively by Celebuzz — details “suspicious circumstances, possible unlawful sex with minor,” according to the…

Dylan Howard | November 8, 2012 - 6:51 pm

Ariel Winter’s Mother Claims Inappropriate Relationship With Older Man Sparked ‘Modern Family’ Star’s Abuse Allegations (EXCLUSIVE)

The mother of Modern Family star Ariel Winter claims her 14-year-old daughter’s relationship with an 18-year-old man is the real reason behind the young actress’ decision to ask a judge to temporarily place her in her sister’s care.

Chris Workman, Winter’s mother, told Celebuzz in an exclusive statement that she “caught them engaging in behavior that…

Dylan Howard | November 8, 2012 - 6:00 pm