We thought Robin Thicke's divorce drama with Paula Patton was finally behind us.
But on Thursday, TMZ revealed the former flames are in a contentious custody battle over their son, Julian. In the initial divorce filing, the singer and his ex had agreed upon joint custody of the six-year-old.
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However, the actress has been keeping the 39-year-old from their son after an alleged incident of physical abuse.
Sources tell the tabloid that, earlier this month, the child told officials at his school that his famous father had spanked him multiple times.
After hearing Julian's story, school staffers reported the case to the Los Angeles County Department Of Children and Family Services, and Paula filed an emergency order to limit Robin's time with their boy.
The 41-year-old asked the judge to only allow the Blurred Lines performer to see their little one during monitored daytime visits.
She also recounted the story her son shared with her about the alleged abuse, just one day before he told the school.
In the papers,