Wade shared the South Holland residence with his ex-wife Siohvaughn Wade and their children until 2007, when the couple split. It was dropped within days and even though Wade has full custody of their children, he reportedly pays her $25k a month for living and travelling expenses. In March 2011, Wade was awarded full sole custody of his boys, ages 5 and 10, and Siohvaughn was granted regular custody time on alternating weekends as well as during other times throughout the year. However, things seem to have changed as of recent, especially since she did get to spend time with their boys on Mother’s Day. into our own apartment with our infant son, the violence increased. This, however, was just the surface of the domestic violence Dwayne Wade would inflict upon me. She added that the paternal relationship was so severed that her younger son cries uncontrollably when he’s around and he does not recognize Dwyane Wade as his father.
“Dwyane Wade began to call me derogatory names more, throw things at me, hit me, take all my money from me, and even kicked me out of the house causing me not to have a place to live. … She also claimed that his parental relationship was so severed that the boys cry uncontrollably when he’s around and that they don’t recognize him as their father—and that he contracted an STD through an extra-marital affair. I remember taking a moment to pause. Typically, the headache phase of a Migraine can last anywhere from four to 72 hours. She went on with more examples of abuse, and eventually spoke on how she contracted an STD, allegedly from Dwyane Wade, and that is how she found out that he had been cheating on her. Dwyane filed for divorce shortly after this alleged discovery on May 27th, 2008, and they’ve been locked in a nasty legal battle ever since.
They have a pending court date on February 28th, to discuss Siovaughn either selling the Illinois home that they lived in together during the time of their marriage, or possibly refinancing instead since the home fell into foreclosure for various reasons.