facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

Jack White's estranged wife requests restraining order

Aug. 2, 2013 at 12:55 PM   |   Comments

| License Photo
NASHVILLE, Aug. 2 (UPI) -- A Tennessee judge has granted Karen Elson's request for a restraining order against her estranged husband Jack White, court records show.

Elson complained the musician has been harassing her via phone and email in recent months and pressuring her into a settlement agreement regarding the parenting of their two young children, The [Nashville] Tennessean reported.

The couple announced two years ago they had split "amicably," however, their divorce proceedings have apparently hit a snag, the newspaper said.

"He has persisted in discouraging her from communicating with or taking advice from her counsel in [an] effort to coerce her into acting against her and the parties' minor children's best interests, often by emails laced with profanity and calling [his] wife derogatory names," the filing stated. "These communications are often threatening in nature and the wife fears for her and the children's safety as a result of this harassment."

Topics: Jack White
© 2013 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Most Popular
1
Kylie Jenner taking vocal lessons, planning singing career Kylie Jenner taking vocal lessons, planning singing career
2
Gisele Bundchen, Kendall Jenner, Cara Delevingne march at Chanel's feminist rally Gisele Bundchen, Kendall Jenner, Cara Delevingne march at Chanel's feminist rally
3
James Franco talks dating, says he's 'shy' around women James Franco talks dating, says he's 'shy' around women
4
Quentin Tarantino to shoot 'The Hateful Eight' in Colorado Quentin Tarantino to shoot 'The Hateful Eight' in Colorado
5
50 Cent details reality series 'Dream School' 50 Cent details reality series 'Dream School'
Trending News
x
Feedback