Everything We Know About Stevie J and Joseline\'s Custody Battle Over Bonnie

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Everything We Know About Stevie J and Joseline’s Custody Battle Over Bonnie

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Everything We Know About Stevie J and Joseline\'s Custody Battle Over Bonnie

Custody fights are messy whether they're going down on reality TV or not, but there's none uglier than the ongoing battle between Stevie J and Joseline Hernandez over baby Bonnie Bella.

The Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta stars have been sparring since their baby girl was in the womb, and save for a few brief moments of peace, it has stayed that way after she was born.

Here's everything to know about the contentious dispute, including recent details on a special investigation into both parents' lives to determine who is the fitter parent!

Everything We Know About Stevie J and Joseline\'s Custody Battle Over Bonnie
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Joseline announces she's pregnant, Stevie doubts the paternity

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Joseline announces she's pregnant, Stevie doubts the paternity

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Though split up from her "husband," the "Puerto Rican Princess" revealed she was pregnant with Stevie's child in July 2016. While she insisted her ex is the father, he demanded a blood test to prove his paternity.

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DNA confirms Stevie is the father

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DNA confirms Stevie is the father

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They didn't have to go on Maury to settle it, but a blood test eventually confirmed the 45-year-old producer fathered the unborn child we now know as Bonnie Bella.

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Joseline sues for child support

Joseline sues for child support

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With Bonnie's paternity confirmed, a still-pregnant Joseline filed for support in November 2016.

A countersuit from her baby's father would follow shortly!

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Stevie sues for custody of his unborn baby

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Stevie sues for custody of his unborn baby

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In response to Jos's suit, Steebie sued for custody and support before Bonnie even exited the womb, claiming his ex did drugs while pregnant and would likely continue to do so.

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Joseline claims Stevie will never see their child

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Joseline claims Stevie will never see their child

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The expectant mom allegedly claimed in December that Stevie would never lay eyes on their child in an angry, expletive-filled text.

This exchange appeared to go down weeks after Stevie claimed his pregnant ex came to his house and physically assaulted him twice.

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Bonnie is born, with BOTH parents present

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Bonnie is born, with BOTH parents present

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Despite their contentious relationship, the exes appeared to arrive at a truce in time for Bonnie Bella's birth on December 28, 2016, two weeks ahead of her due date.

Though things remained calm for a while, the ceasefire didn't last very long.

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Judge rules "no cameras" in the courtroom

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Judge rules "no cameras" in the courtroom

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In response to a request from L&HH producers, the judge hearing the case rules no cameras will be allowed in the courtroom during proceedings.

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Stevie again accuses Jos of violence

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Stevie again accuses Jos of violence

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In May, the producer accused his on-again-off-again girl of lashing out violently.

Burning him with a bowl of hot mushrooms while out to dinner was the most notable and bewildering claim.

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The bitter exes party together, baffling everyone

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Throwing us all for a loop, the contentious exes seemed very friendly in June. Does anyone understand this relationship?!

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Stevie J court docs demand psych eval and a list of sex partners

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Stevie J court docs demand psych eval and a list of sex partners

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In a court doc filed in June, Bonnie's dad made a number of demands in their custody battle, such as requests for psychiatric evaluation and drug tests to examine Joseline's suitability as a parent, information about her income, and even a list of sex partners she has had since 2014.

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Judge appoints a special investigator

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Judge appoints a special investigator

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Things stayed fairly quiet this summer, but the heat is back on now! In fact, the judge in the custody case has reportedly ordered a special investigation into the lives of both parents to determine which is the fitter parent.

The investigator, who is instructed to act on behalf of the best interest of Bonnie,  will have the right to review all legal, medical, or social service agency records related to the family, Bossip reports.

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Custody fights are messy whether they're going down on reality TV or not, but there's none uglier than the ongoing battle between Stevie J and Joseline Hernandez over baby Bonnie Bella.

The Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta stars have been sparring since their baby girl was in the womb, and save for a few brief moments of peace, it has stayed that way after she was born.

Here's everything to know about the contentious dispute, including recent details on a special investigation into both parents' lives to determine who is the fitter parent!