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In the documents, Brown claims Belafonte threatened, beat and exploited her throughout their nearly decade-long marriage. Authorities have ordered Belafonte to stay away from Brown and her three children.Emmy Awards: 'The Crown' Dominates with Seven Wins
In the documents, the singer claims the abuse began just five months after their marriage in June 2007 and that he would, “beat [her] down to let [her] know he was in charge.” Brown wrote in the documents that she attempted to leave Belafonte multiple times, but he threatened to take away her children and destroy her career.
At this time, neither Brown or Belafonte has publicly commented on the issue.MORE NEWS: Flames Reach Ancient Sequoias; Crews in Pitched Battle to Save Giant Forest Grove
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