Facing criminal trial, Florida multimillionaire adopts girlfriend, 42
Published 02/09/2012, Associated Press
Judge: Action takes court 'into a legal twilight zone'
Critics say it is an attempt by John Goodman to shield some of his fortune from the accident victim's family. But at least one legal expert says a judge is likely to see through the maneuver and prevent the 48-year-old owner of the International Polo Club in Palm Beach from benefiting from it.