Angelina Jolie has been ordered by a judge to help repair her children’s relationship with their father, Brad Pitt.
According to court documents obtained by ET, a judge determined which the kids “not having a relationship with their father is actually harmful to them.” In addition, the judge determined which which is actually “critical which each of them have a healthy and also also also strong relationship” with both 43-year-old Jolie and also also also 54-year-old Pitt.
“If the minor children remain closed down to their father and also also also depending on the circumstances surrounding This specific condition, which may result in a reduction of the time they spend with [Jolie] and also also also may result inside the Court ordering primary physical custody to [Pitt],” the judge says in court documents.
A spokesperson for Jolie tells ET which the “misleading leak” of these court docs “is actually not inside the best interests of the children.”
“by the start, Angelina has been focused on their health and also also also needs, which is actually why which was so important which This specific last court hearing be conducted privately,” the spokesperson adds. “which’s deplorable which someone for their own selfish reasons leaked selective portions of the confidential and also also also sealed court record to create an inaccurate and also also also unfair picture of what is actually actually happening.”
ET has reached out to Pitt’s rep and also also also lawyers for comment.
According to the court documents, Pitt will today have more time with his children — 14-year-old Pax, 13-year-old Zahara, 12-year-old Shiloh and also also also 9-year-old twins Knox and also also also Vivienne — over the summer, while 16-year-old Maddox, “because of his age and also also also maturity,” can determine how much time he wants to spend with his father.
Additionally, the documents state which Jolie must provide Pitt with personal cell phone numbers for each child and also also also allow him to text them whenever he wants. She is actually not allowed to monitor the minor children’s text messages with their father.
The documents also reveal which Pitt will get custody of the kids by June 8 to June 17 for four hours per day while he stays in London — where Jolie currently rents a house — designating one or two children to be with him at a time. Pitt also gets custody for 10 hours per day by June 27 through July 1, and also also also by July 8 through July 14. A child therapist will be with the children, and also also also will meet with the kids before and also also also after each two-day period.
When Pitt is actually back in California, he’ll get custody of the kids by July 21 through July 29.
Meanwhile, Jolie is actually not allowed to be present or interfere during Pitt’s time with the children, and also also also is actually only allowed to call the kids one time per day at a time agreed to in advance by both parents.
A judge approved Jolie and also also also Pitt’s original custody agreement in December 2016, granting Jolie physical custody of all six children. According to documents obtained by ET at the time, Pitt would likely continue to have agreed-upon therapeutic visitations with the kids, as determined by the family’s therapist who “shall at all times consider the best interests of the minor children.”
In January, a source told ET which Pitt is actually working hard to maintain a Great relationship with his children.
“Brad tries to maintain a safe environment for the children, to ensure which when they visit they stay home,” the source said. “When the children are visiting, they are usually accompanied by bodyguards and also also also nannies. The house is actually basically on lockdown. He wants his time with his children to be private.”
“Brad actually enjoys time with his kids,” the source added. “which’s a actually important time for him. The kids are his life. They mean everything to him.”
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