Jon and Kate… plus a number of legal professionals… and a bunch of (allegedly!) absent cash… and a confrontation within the media… plus eight!
The newest controversy between Jon Gosselin and his ex-wife Kate Gosselin took a brand new activate Monday night. And identical to we’ve been the entire approach by means of, we’re on the sting of our seat for these new developments!
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So, this all began final week, when the 45-year-old father of eight accused his ex-wife of swiping $100,000 from their youngsters’ belief accounts with no definitive plan to pay it again. On the time, Jon blasted Kate within the media, accusing her of taking the cash for her personal dwelling bills and leaving the youngsters excessive and dry!
Days later, an insider shed additional particulars about Jon’s frustration with Kate’s supposed monetary points involving the ex-couple’s eight (now-adult) kids.
Now Kate is combating again! The 47-year-old momma’s lawyer lastly spoke to the media this week to refute Jon’s claims. In a press release to Us Weekly printed on Monday evening, Kate’s lawyer Richard J. Puleo slammed the DJ’s accusations of belief fund tampering:
“Kate’s integrity is impeccable. I can’t say the identical for Jon Gosselin.”
And it’s not simply empty speak about values or integrity, both. Puleo straight-up accused Jon of allegedly owing Kate six figures’ price of unpaid youngster help!
The lawyer added:
“He clearly owes her $132,875 in youngster help, not counting curiosity, from the day it was entered.”
The outlet notes Jon didn’t reply to a request for touch upon this sitch. Which is fascinating, as a result of he at all times appears to be very vocal with the media when it got here time to name out Kate… One thing tells us he’ll be talking out quickly…
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In any case, what’s clear right here is there are many accusations flying round and LOTS of cash altering palms. As we reported in our preliminary protection of Jon’s claims, Kate admitted in a 2019 court docket submitting to creating two separate $50,000 withdrawals from her youngsters’ belief funds “to outlive.”
Jon slammed these withdrawals, calling it “morally unsuitable” that Kate didn’t plan to pay again the cash. However within the authentic submitting, Kate clapped again, claiming she paid straight out of pocket for the youngsters’ personal faculty tuition, so she ought to be owed some cash:
“I borrowed $100,000 from the youngsters’ belief. And it owes me $387,000 technically. I’m not trying to gather that.”
So we’ve bought belief funds, youngster help funds, and personal faculty tuition all in play. Whew!!
It’ll be fascinating to see what comes of this. As we’ve reported, all the youngsters — 21-year-old twins Cara and Mady, in addition to 18-year-old sextuplets Joel, Aaden, Alexis, Leah, Hannah, and Collin — are of authorized grownup age now. So Jon can’t do a lot apart from name out Kate within the media. And it’s unclear whether or not the youngsters will take motion!
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