A trial date has been set in Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie’s custody battle.
In line with courtroom paperwork obtained by ET, a custody trial has been scheduled for Dec. 4, with the situation but to be decided.
The paperwork, which have been filed on Monday, state that Pitt and Jolie want to prolong the appointment of Decide Ouderkirk as a brief choose via until June 30, 2019.
This implies Decide Ouderkirk will hear and decide all pretrial points, requests and motions of their case and in addition preside over the trial.
On the choose’s discretion, Pitt, 54, and Jolie, 43, could possibly seem on the trial through phone in line with the courtroom papers.
As with most hearings involving minors, it’s anticipated that the courtroom will likely be sealed off to anybody aside from the events concerned.
Information broke in September 2016 that Jolie had filed for divorce from Pitt after two years of marriage. Jolie cited irreconcilable variations in her submitting, and an lawyer for the actress, Robert Provide, informed the Related Press that the choice was made “for the well being of the household.”
She additionally requested for bodily custody of their six kids, however in November, Pitt responded to Jolie’s divorce petition, asking for each joint authorized and bodily custody of the kids in his submitting.
A tense custody battle has ensued and in August, a supply near the state of affairs informed ET that the 2 had reached an interim settlement.
A second supply informed ET that an interim settlement had been in place for some time, and a extra everlasting deal was but to be determined.
See extra on the couple’s lengthy journey to divorce under.
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