Why toddler of jailed Chicago mom must grow up in Indonesian foster care

Born to a Chicago woman who has been in jail for almost 2 years, Stella Schaefer will turn 2 years old on Friday and will enter the foster care system in the country of Indonesia. Her mother, Heather Mack gave birth to the girl while she was in a Bali prison for killing her mother […]

Chicago teen, who killed her mom while vacationing in Bali, gets sentenced

While vacationing in Bali, Chicago socialite Sheila von Wiese-Mack was beaten to death with a heavy glass fruit bowl. Her teen daughter, Heather Mack, 19, didn’t report to police the murder committed by her boyfriend, Tommy Schaefer, 21. The Chicago teen recently gave birth to a daughter, Stella, who is sired by Schaefer. An empathetic panel […]