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As reported by PEOPLE, Gossip Girl star Kelly Rutherford has temporarily been granted sole custody of her two children. A California judge has ordered that her son Hermes, 9, and her daughter Helena, 5, must return to Los Angeles. Her children have been living with their father Daniel Giersch in Monaco since 2012, and Rutherford recently reached out to friends and peers on social media to draw attention to her custody battle. Celebrities like Kim Kardashian and Ed Westwick added their voices, and a We The People petitition asking the White House to intervene gained more than 100,000 signatures.

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