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Terrence Howard Divorce Settlement Overturned After Judge Finds “Extortion” Played Role

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Terrence Howard Divorce Settlement

Terrence Howard had his 2012 divorce settlement with ex-wife Michelle Ghent overturned when a Los Angeles County Superior Court judge found the actor signed the agreement as a result of “extortion” and “duress.” Judge Thomas Trent Lewis agreed with Howard’s contention that out of fear he signed the divorce settlement, which allows Ghent a portion of his “Empire” earnings, because she threatened to publicly leak a video of him nude, as well as taped phone sex calls he had with different women.

Terrence Howard Accused of Beating Up Ex-Wife Michelle Ghent: Report

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Terrence Howard is accused of beating his ex-wife Michelle Ghent during a trip to Costa Rica last week.

The divorced couple had reportedly traveled together to the country — with members of the actor’s family — when an argument erupted, leading to allegations that Ghent maced Howard and that he physically assaulted her, according to TMZ.

Terrence Howard, Michelle Ghent Reach Divorce Settlement

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Terrence Howard and Michelle Ghent have reportedly resolved their ugly divorce, according to court documents obtained by TMZ.

Terrence Howard’s Estranged Wife Wins Restraining Order Against Actor

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A judge has ordered Terrence Howard to stay away from his estranged wife, 10 months after she filed for divorce.

Michelle Ghent‘s petition for a restraining order claimed that Howard repeatedly abused her during their one-year marriage and recently threatened to kill her.

Howard has denied the claims.

Terrence Howard’s Wife Files for Divorce

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Terrence Howard’s wife Michelle Ghent has filed for divorce after only one year of marriage.

The couple married on January 20, 2010 and separated on January 27, 2011.

They have no children together.

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