RAY COUNTY, Mo. – A change of judge was allowed in a Ray County case, that charges a Lawson couple with 26 counts of child abuse or neglect.

Tiffany Gorham

The Prosecuting Attorney asked that Judge Lori Jeanette Baskins be removed from the case against  Tiffany Michelle Gorham, 29. Gorham and Joseph M. Gorham, 30 are charged with class B felonies for causing serious emotional or physical injury. The Presiding Judge will now appoint a new judge to hear the case.

The next hearing is scheduled for the 10th of December.

This article misidentified Joseph M. Gorham and the associated charges and has been corrected on 11/30/2018.