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Bethenny Frankel ‘Thrilled’ Custody Battle For Daughter Is Finished

The former Real Housewives of New York star is glad to put it all behind her

Former Real Housewives of New York star Bethenny Frankel was locked in a bitter custody battle with her estranged husband Jason Hoppy last week, in which she claimed hoppy was out to “destroy” her.

Now the couple have settled out of court and both are happy with the outcome.

“She’s thrilled this is settled,” Frankel’s lawyer said. “Bethenny never wanted to take it this far, never wanted this to be dragged out in court.”

A lawyers for Hoppy were just as conciliatory, saying “My client is delighted . … The parties’ child will have the benefit of being raised by both parents.”

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