Terrence Howard‘s ex-wife Michelle Ghent was granted a temporary restraining order against the actor, after claims that he beat her up during a fight in Costa Rica last week while on vacation with him and his family, where she was “sucker punched in the face, grabbed by the neck and threw against the wall’ according to TMZ.
According to the order, Terrence is forbidden from coming within 100 yards of Michelle pending another hearing later this month. He is also barred from contacting her in any way.As for Terrence, he filed his own request for a restraining order, but that was not granted. The judge said the court would hear his side of things at the next hearing. Terrence tells a different story, claiming Michelle maced him, his adult daughter and another family member. He insists he never laid a finger on her.
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