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Nastiest Hollywood Divorces Dragged Through The Legal System

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Jun. 16 2016, Updated 11:33 p.m. ET

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Kim Kardashian and Kris Humphries's divorce lasted longer than their 72-day marriage! The NBA player responded to her October 2011 divorce filing by seeking an annulment. Although the couple had a prenup, they still weren't divorced by May 2012. Kardashian's lawyer blamed Humphries's "personal feelings" for keeping the divorce proceedings going, while his lawyers fought back by blaming Kardashian and her team for being "uncooperative." The divorce was finally granted in April 2013. https://radaronline.com/celebrity-news/kim-kardashian-file-divorce-kanye-west/

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Bethenny Ever After

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Bethenny Frankel is still not divorced after filing in 2013. While in court, Frankel explained how living with Jason Hoppy following their split was "brutal, horrendous, excruciating." She revealed how he would not let The Real Housewives of New York star "be alone with Bryn in the apartment." Although they reached a custody agreement, the two are still arguing over Frankel's $5 million Tribeca apartment, which Hoppy has been living in. But the reality star had a recent win when a judge ruled in March that she no longer has to pay $12,000 a month in spousal support. https://radaronline.com/celebrity-news/kim-kardashian-file-divorce-kanye-west/

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Charlie Sheen and Denise Richards announced their divorce in January 2006. The proceedings took a nasty turn when she accused Sheen in court of threatening to kill her. "I am filing now because I can no longer accept (Sheen's) abusive and threatening manner and must stop him from the cycle of his abuse toward me and our children and his continued threats of violence and statements that he is going to kill me," she said in court papers. She also accused him of taking pills, gambling and having violent mood swings. https://radaronline.com/celebrity-news/charlie-sheen-hiv-cover-up-lapd-investigating-felony-search-warrant-radaronline-brett-rossi-audio/

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“RocknRolla” World Premiere – Afterparty

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Guy Ritchie received one of the largest payouts ever when Madonna settled her divorce for up to $92 million. While the songstress bashed her ex-husband throughout her 2008 tour, their biggest battle started when their son Rocco, 15, cut off communication with his mother and refused to return to New York from London to live with her. After a series of court dates, Madonna and Ritchie were advised by a judge to come up with an agreement for their son. https://radaronline.com/photos/madonna-son-rocco-ritchie-drinking-drugs-under-bridge-photos/photo/1284947/

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It took two years for Hulk Hogan and Linda Bollea to officially divorce. Boella accused her ex-husband of infidelity. She came out on top when they settled out of court by receiving $7.44 million of their $10.41 million estate. But the fighting wasn't over for the ex-couple, as they returned to court with Boella accusing the wrestler of abuse.

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The hits kept on coming for Paul McCartney and Heather Mills throughout their divorce battle. From Mills accusing the Beatles singer of physical abuse to McCartney claiming she used to be a call girl, the divorce was one of the nastiest in Hollywood! Luckily for the singer, his ex was given only $48.7 million instead of the $250 million she requested.Kelsey and Camille Grammer's 2010 split played out on The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills. Only a month after they filed for divorce, it was revealed Kelsey was dating current wife Kayte Walsh. According to reports, the reality star received $30 million in the settlement since the couple had no prenup.

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The 60th Annual Golden Globe Awards – Arrivals

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Kelsey and Camille Grammer's 2010 split played out on The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills. Only a month after they filed for divorce, it was revealed Kelsey was dating current wife Kayte Walsh. According to reports, the reality star received $30 million in the settlement since the couple had no prenup.

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Mission: Impossible 2 Los Angeles Premiere

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Everyone, especially Nicole Kidman, was shocked when Tom Cruise filed for divorce right before their wedding anniversary. "The divorce was not her decision," a rep for the actress said. "Tom made the move. Nicole is in a state of shock." The actor was awarded custody of their two adopted children.

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Celebrity Sightings in Los Angeles – March 24, 2009

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Kate Gosselin accused her ex-husband Jon of stealing "$230,000 of the $231,000 we had" during their divorce battle. "I have a stack of bills. The last thing I wanted was to do this show and end up not being able to pay our bills," she told Today. Jon fired back by saying that he only took $22,000 and that it shouldn't have mattered because she's "hiding money." Kate received primary custody of the couple's eight children and the family home, while Gosselin was forced to pay $21,000 a month in child support. Jon recently revealed how he doesn't know what his children look like because they refuse to visit him. https://radaronline.com/celebrity-news/jon-gosselin-kids-refuse-visit-kate-gosselin-telling-them-lies/

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“I Dreamed of Africa” New York City Premiere

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Alec Baldwin and Kim Basinger's divorce drama mainly surrounded their custody battle over their daughter Ireland. When the then 11-year-old didn't pick up a court-approved phone call, he left a message on her voicemail calling her a "rude, thoughtless little pig." Although he blamed his ex-wife for leaking the voicemail, he faced the consequences when he lost temporary visitation rights.

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