Reese Witherspoon's parents in emergency hearing

FILE - In this April 13, 2012 file photo, actress Reese Witherspoon arrives at the world premiere of the music video for Paul McCartney's song, "My Valentine." Witherspoon's mother has filed a petition of annulment to wipe out her husband's recent second marriage. Mary Elizabeth Witherspoon says in court documents filed May 8 in Nashville that her husband John Drake Witherspoon has taken a second wife who may be taking advantage of his mental condition. (AP Photo/Matt Sayles, file)

May 11, 2012 5:35:38 PM PDT
Reese Witherspoon's family has gathered in a Nashville, Tenn., courtroom for an emergency conservatorship hearing.