Sarah along with Sheila's daughter, Daisy Carter , tortured Lauren in a cage. Michael then had to contend with defending Phyllis after she was arrested for blackmailing Sharon Abbott and Brad Carlton about their affair. Retrieved January 13, Isabella didn't want to tell Paul that she was pregnant with his child because she felt that he was too hung up on Chris. Chris returned in disguise as the dark-haired mysterious Kelly Simmons, bent on getting information on Isabella. Mary went to great lengths to try to convince him that Isabella was wrong for him and would ruin his life, and to convince Isabella to go away to a home for unwed mothers. Paul's response was to marry Isabella.
To make himself look better, Michael wooed and married his old flame Hilary, but he still had his eye on Christine. He would be Michael back to me, you know how children sometimes are, like little Michael and big Michael… really smart and verbal, which he is. It keys it off for a lot of fathers. She agreed, but only after Michael donated a kidney to Danny. After a few months, her conviction was overturned and she was released. Michael tracked down the boat, which was covered in blood, and destroyed the evidence against Chris. Upon their return to Genoa City, Paul moved back into their former apartment with Chris, while Isabella plotted revenge.
The cops arrived and hauled Isabella away. Michael is planning on telling the rest of his family and friends his news eventually. A year later, Lauren gave birth to a son, Fenmore "Fen" Baldwin. She was committed to a mental institution, and Paul and Christine were free to be together once again. Once there, Michael made sexual advances. Her promotion disappeared, and Chris filed a sexual harassment lawsuit.
Michael then had to contend with defending Phyllis after she was arrested for blackmailing Sharon Abbott and Brad Carlton about their affair. Then his family shows up and then you find out why he denied his family for so long. It wasn't clear if Fen pushed him, but when Jamie woke up in the hospital, he blamed Fen and wanted to press charges. Paul saw through Chris' disguise, and they came to an understanding about the "rape," but Paul chose Isabella and his son. Hilary Lancaster —93 Lauren Fenmore Baldwin —. Christine also learned that Michael had done the same to several other women, including her neighbor Hilary Lancaster. Isabella left him, only returning occasionally to see Ricky.