Amanza Smith is formally a single mother.
According to court docket paperwork obtained by E! News, the Selling Sunset star was granted sole authorized and bodily custody of daughter Noah and son Braker throughout a authorized listening to on Wednesday, Sept. 29.
The paperwork state that Amanza’s ex-husband, Ralph Brown, didn’t seem in court docket for the custody listening to, nor has he been concerned within the case for 2 years.
In a press release to E! News, Amanza acknowledged, “I’m relieved that this long process is over, it’s been incredibly hard on me and especially the children.”
“We will never be ‘over’ the absence of their father,” she continued, “but hopefully we can move forward in a more positive way now that we are unhindered by the legal obstacles that prevented me from making the decisions that are best for us as a family of three.”
Amanza’s representatives from Jane Owen PR famous that this “incredibly difficult process was sadly necessary,” as the truth star was prevented from totally supporting her kids as a result of she shared joint custody with Ralph.