Gossip Girl Kelly Rutherford obtained a restraining order against her ex-husband Daniel Giersch. The temporary order states that Giersch must stay at least 100 yards away from the actress and their two children until a hearing on October 15th. He is allowed to have “brief and peaceful contact as required for court-ordered visitation” with their son Hermes and daughter Helena.
Rutherford stated in court papers “not only does Daniel harass me, but my child care provider has quit as a result of Daniel’s harassment and threats.”
She went on to say “It is clear that Daniel has begun to follow me, my mother, my nanny and he shows up unexpectedly to threaten and scare us.”
She also said that the stress “Daniel has created for me is also negatively impacting my ability to produce milk” to nurse 3-month old Helena.
Giersch’s attorney told “The Insider” that Rutherford’s accusations were fabricated and that Rutherfod is the one who is causing “immediate harm to [their] children.