After a long legal battle, Kelly Rutherford has finally won custody of her children.
The 46-year-old Gossip Girl actress now has sole custody of her eight-year-old son Hermes and six-year-old daughter Helena after a judge ruled that they must be brought home from Monaco. The children have been living with their father Daniel Giersch for three years, but now they'll reside with their mother in Los Angeles, after this ruling.
Previously, even when Rutherford went to Europe to see her children Giersch wouldn't let her, but now she's in control and will keep their passports.
Next, there will be a hearing on June 15th in which both parents and kids (or Giersch's representatives) will be present. Rutherford's lawyer Wendy Murphy said: