A Chicago judge has banned Twista's ex-wife RASHILDA MITCHELL from talking
to the media about her divorce with the rapper.
The order stems from an interview with Mitchell that was published last
week (ends03SEP04) in The Chicago Sun Times newspaper, in which she accused the
SUNSHINE star of neglecting his daughter.
Mitchell - who began divorce proceedings with Twista in 1999 after an
eight-year marriage - told the Times, ÂHe would come in court with phony check
stubs showing that he made about $2,000 (GBP1,100) a month. The court ordered
Twista to pay me
$100 (GBP55) a week in 1999. Right now he is two months behind.Â
Commenting on her ex-husband's relationship with his daughter, she
claimed, "Her father is Twista although he has not given her the life that she
In response to the article, TwistaÂs Chicago attorney JEFFERY M LEVING
filed an emergency petition for a restraining order, reports website
Leving says, "It is a sad state of affairs when a judge has to order a
mother not to speak to her child about the father in a negative manner.Â