Kelly Clarkson awarded custody of children in divorce case

The singer scores a win in the on-going divorce trial
Kelly Clarkson
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Kelly Clarkson secured a victory in her divorce proceedings against ex Brandon Blackstock, gaining custody of their two children.

TMZ is reporting the singer and talk show host won the litigation after Blackstock told a Los Angeles judge he planned to live on a Montana ranch while maintaining joint custody of 6-year-old River and 4-year-old Remy.

According to one of Clarkson’s representatives, Kelly felt the travel-heavy living situation would be negative for both kids and the judge agreed. "The court finds that the minor children are no