Case Description: Complainant (Rhea) accuses Defendant (Kronos) of child abuse. After Kronos castrated him, Ouranos told his son that he was destined to be kicked off the throne by his own child as well. To try to avoid this, Kronos swallowed every godling that his wife, Rhea, gave birth to. Hades, Poseidon, Hestia, Hera, and Demeter all went down the hatch.
Case Status: Case closed. When Zeus was born, Rhea tricked her hungry husband by giving him a stone to swallow instead of her son. It wasn't long before Zeus got big and set out to take his father down.