Over two months since Kevin Costner’s estranged spouse, Christine Baumgartner, 49, filed to divorce the Yellowstone star, new court docket paperwork obtained by Page Six on Jul. 13, alleged that the 68-year-old has accused his ex of “robbing him blind” previous to their cut up. Kevin reportedly claims that the designer bought “private gadgets” and withdrew money utilizing bank cards from his “employees,” who run his family.
Extra so, the father-of-seven reportedly “believes” that Christine “devised” this monetary plan earlier than she filed to finish their marriage on Might 1. Within the paperwork obtained by the tabloid, the Discipline of Goals actor claimed that Christine has displayed a “disturbing propensity within the final a number of months, each earlier than and after separation, to take [Kevin’s] property with out his data or consent, particularly since this case was filed.” A type of purchases was that she reportedly paid a prison protection lawyer $25K from his separate property funds “with out his data.”
The docs additionally alleged that the mother-of-three “has no rationalization” for the expense’s giant sum. Additional within the docs, it’s alleged that Christine paid her divorce lawyer, Susan Wiesner, “on the bank card of an worker which is historically used for Costner household home prices and paid by [Kevin].” One other reported buy that was a crimson flag to Kevin was that his ex allegedly bought an “costly automobile” many “months” previous to their break up. This was thought-about to be “out of the extraordinary,” because the Hollywood heartthrob and his former main woman primarily leased their automobiles.
Christine and Kevin signed a prenuptial settlement firstly of their marriage in 2004. The prenup reportedly signifies that she will be able to take her “private automobile” upon their separation. Kevin’s authorized staff has reportedly indicated that the automotive’s buy was proof that she “had been planning her exit lengthy earlier than she informed [Kevin] in April 2023.” So as to add insult to harm, the docs even claimed that Christine “refused” to signal paperwork that will forbid her from ransacking his house upon her exit date set for Jul. 31.
These current developments of their divorce drama come only one week after a choose reportedly ordered Christine to vacate Kevin’s property in settlement with their prenup, as first reported by TMZ. The ex love birds acquired married in 2004 and welcomed three youngsters: Cayden, 15, Hayes, 14, and Grace, 13. Not solely was his ex not too long ago mandated to maneuver out, however this additionally comes on the heels that Kevin was ordered to pay her $129K/month in baby assist, per TMZ‘s Jul. 11 report. They each will reportedly be required to separate their youngsters well being care bills, extracurricular actions, and personal college tuition, evenly. Christine cited “irreconcilable variations,” as the first cause for his or her cut up this spring.