Kim Kardashian and Kanye West Reach Divorce Compromise

LOS ANGELES — According to court documents filed Tuesday, Kim Kardashian and Ye have reached a settlement in their divorce, avoiding a lawsuit set for next month.

The ex-couple and their lawyers filed documents seeking judge approval of the terms they agreed on, including a $200,000 monthly child support payment from Ye, formerly known as Kanye West, to Kardashian.

According to documents filed in the Los Angeles Superior Court, the two will receive joint custody and neither will pay child support to the other spouse.

The judge declared the two legally single and ended their eight-year marriage at Kardashian’s request in March, but property and custody issues remain to be resolved in a hearing that will begin December 14.

The two have four children aged between 3 and 9.

According to the settlement proposal, Kardashian and Ye will equally share the children’s private school expenses, including private security and college.

The deal said they would each pay off their own debts as well. The two had a prenuptial agreement and largely kept their properties separate.

The couple started dating in 2012 and had their first child in 2013. Later that year, West proposed using the giant screen on the San Francisco Giants’ empty beachfront ballpark, and the two married in a ceremony at a Renaissance castle on May 24, 2014. in Florence, Italy.

When Kardashian first filed for divorce in February of 2021, the duo seemed to be heading towards an intimate separation on agreed terms. and then her boyfriend Pete Davidson. Her complaints included being not allowed to make important parenting decisions and being excluded from birthday parties and other events for her children.

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Ye, who has fired two attorneys since the divorce filing, has filed several technical issues and requests, including seeking the right to question Kardashian’s new husband under oath, which Judge Steve Cochran promptly denied.

The deal comes shortly after several companies cut ties with Ye over offensive and antisemitic statements that further eroded an already fading public image.

His most recent attorney, Nicholas Salick, did not immediately respond to a request for comment on the settlement.

This was the third marriage to reality TV superstar, businesswoman, and influencer Kardashian, and the first to rap and fashion mogul Ye. Theirs was one of the most closely followed celebrity troops in recent years.

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