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Angelina Jolie steps out with daughter Vivienne in LA after Brad Pitt denies abuse accusations

Angelina Jolie was seen with daughter Vivienne on the Los Angeles grocery retailer Lassens Wednesday amid her ongoing divorce battle with ex-husband Brad Pitt.

The Oscar-winning actress, 47, was clad in an extended white dress with a sheer grey scarf over her shoulders and sandals. She had her brown locks pulled again and wore tinted glasses on the autumn outing in Southern California.

The Maleficent actress carried a handbag as she walked alongside her 14-year-old daughter, who wore an off-white T-shirt selling artist Ben Platt, with her brown locks in a ponytail. The teen wore a protecting face masks on the outing. 

The newest: Angelina Jolie, 47, was seen with daughter Vivienne, 14, on the Los Angeles grocery retailer Lassens Wednesday amid her ongoing divorce battle with ex-husband Brad Pitt, 58

Jolie and ex-husband Brad Pitt, 58, are mother and father to 6 kids: Maddox, 21, Pax, 18, Zahara, 17, Shiloh, 16 and twins Vivienne and Knox, 14.

The former A-list couple are engaged in a heated authorized battle, as Jolie has been alleging for six years that her ex acquired bodily with at the very least one among their kids throughout a 2016 altercation on board a non-public jet. She additionally claimed Pitt poured beer on her throughout this altercation.

A consultant for Pitt instructed The Hollywood Reporter Tuesday that Jolie ‘continues to rehash, revise and reimagine her description of an occasion that occurred 6 years in the past by including utterly unfaithful data every time she fails to get what she needs. Her story is continually evolving.’

On Tuesday, a TMZ report alleged Angelina had been embarking on a smear marketing campaign towards Pitt which has taken an excessive toll on the youngsters and has poisoned them towards their father. 

Style: The Oscar-winning actress was clad in a long white dress with a sheer gray shawl over her shoulders and sandals

Style: The Oscar-winning actress was clad in an extended white dress with a sheer grey scarf over her shoulders and sandals

Beauty: She had her brown locks pulled back and wore tinted glasses on the fall outing in Southern California

Beauty: She had her brown locks pulled again and wore tinted glasses on the autumn outing in Southern California 

Meanwhile: Pitt was spotted leaving an office building in Los Angeles on Tuesday, shortly after his ex-wife countersued him in their acrimonious battle over their French winery

Meanwhile: Pitt was noticed leaving an office constructing in Los Angeles on Tuesday, shortly after his ex-wife countersued him in their acrimonious battle over their French vineyard

Out and about: Jolie appeared to be flanked by a large security guard as she stepped out

Out and about: Jolie seemed to be flanked by a big safety guard as she stepped out 

Pitt denied the accusations but Jolie has continued to pursue the problem with authorities, urging them to prosecute him, in keeping with TMZ.

Their six kids, in keeping with sources near Brad, are actually all however estranged from Pitt. The actor has a ‘restricted and strained relationship, due to her marketing campaign of alienation,’ a supply instructed the positioning.

An FBI investigation was performed however didn’t transfer ahead after they deemed the accusations inadequate. TMZ sources additionally declare an investigation was performed by the Department Of Children & Family Services, however that too was closed resulting from a scarcity of proof.

Troubles: Jolie's outing came after a TMZ report alleged Angelina had been embarking on a smear campaign against Pitt which has taken an extreme toll on the children and has poisoned them against their father

Troubles: Jolie’s outing got here after a TMZ report alleged Angelina had been embarking on a smear marketing campaign towards Pitt which has taken an excessive toll on the youngsters and has poisoned them towards their father 

Time to shop: Jolie and her daughter pulled a grocery cart out on the weekday outing

Time to buy: Jolie and her daughter pulled a grocery cart out on the weekday outing 

Details: Their six children, according to sources close to Brad, are now all but estranged from Pitt

Details: Their six kids, in keeping with sources near Brad, are actually all however estranged from Pitt

Estranged: The actor has a 'limited and strained relationship, because of her campaign of alienation'

Estranged: The actor has a ‘restricted and strained relationship, due to her marketing campaign of alienation’

In addition, Angelina tried to steer a decide that Pitt was an unfit mother or father who shouldn’t be granted any custody of their kids. 

Ultimately, after listening to proof, the decide primarily shot down Jolie’s abuse claims by granting the exes 50/50 custody.

She then tried to make her personal jet allegations public by submitting what she believed was an nameless freedom of knowledge lawsuit towards the FBI.

On Tuesday, Angelina went into nice element in regards to the personal jet incident when she filed authorized paperwork over the vineyard she and Pitt personal, Chateau Miraval.

Legal battle: On Tuesday, Angelina went into great detail about the private jet incident when she filed legal documents over the winery she and Pitt own, Chateau Miraval

Legal battle: On Tuesday, Angelina went into nice element in regards to the personal jet incident when she filed authorized paperwork over the vineyard she and Pitt personal, Chateau Miraval

Conflict: Angelina attempted to persuade a judge that Pitt was an unfit parent who should not be granted any custody of their children

Conflict: Angelina tried to steer a decide that Pitt was an unfit mother or father who shouldn’t be granted any custody of their kids

Sunny: Jolie used her hand to shield her eyes on the sun-drenched day in the City of Angels

Sunny: Jolie used her hand to defend her eyes on the sun-drenched day in the City of Angels 

According to insiders, Angelina’s habits signifies that each one she needs is revenge towards her ex.

Insiders declare Angelina has ‘received’ as she has allegedly poisoned their kids towards Pitt with the actor having zero, if any, relationship with the children. According to sources, the whole household is the sufferer.

Sources additionally famous that Pitt has by no means mentioned something unhealthy publicly about his ex out of respect for his or her kids, nonetheless he’s extremely harm by what he perceives to be a horrible assault on him.

On Tuesday, Jolie filed explosive court docket paperwork as a part of her long-running separation battle with Pitt, accusing her ex-husband of getting ‘choked’ one among their six kids throughout a violent dispute on a non-public jet, hitting one other in the face, and slamming the actress towards a wall whereas grabbing her hair.

Jolie mentioned Pitt’s habits on the September 2016 flight from France to California left the youngsters crying and traumatized, and left her with accidents to her again and elbow.

Brad Pitt, 58, has sued Angelina Jolie over her decision to sell her half of the winery

Jolie, 47, on Tuesday countersued Pitt and detailed the circumstances of their divorce

Pitt (seen on Tuesday) has sued Jolie over her choice to promote half of their French vineyard. Jolie countersued on Tuesday

Five days after the flight she filed for divorce, and in September 2021 she bought her stake in the French vineyard she co-owned with Pitt. He sued her over the sale, and on Tuesday she counter-sued, blaming him for sparking the highly-public mud slinging.

‘She has gone to nice lengths to attempt to defend their kids from reliving the ache Pitt inflicted on the household that day,’ Jolie’s legal professionals write.

‘But when Pitt filed this lawsuit looking for to reassert management over Jolie’s monetary life and compel her to rejoin her ex-husband as a frozen-out business associate, Pitt compelled Jolie to publicly defend herself on these points for the primary time.’

Jolie and Brad Pitt are pictured in November 2008 with their six children. The couple separated in 2016, following an explosive row on a private jet. On Tuesday, Jolie detailed in court documents the circumstances of the violent altercation

Jolie and Brad Pitt are pictured in November 2008 with their six kids. The couple separated in 2016, following an explosive row on a non-public jet. On Tuesday, Jolie detailed in court docket paperwork the circumstances of the violent altercation

The former couple are pictured at Brie-Champniers airport in France as they board a private jet in 2007, the year before they bought the Miraval property

The former couple are pictured at Brie-Champniers airport in France as they board a non-public jet in 2007, the year earlier than they purchased the Miraval property

Jolie spelled out in element the violent altercation in September 2016, which she mentioned led to their divorce and the present dispute over the vineyard.

The couple, first linked up in 2005, purchased the vineyard, Chateau Miraval, in 2008.

Jolie mentioned that, after they purchased the property, their respective representatives mentioned signing an settlement, setting out the phrases of how the property can be break up if the couple separated.

But she mentioned Pitt didn’t need any such settlement.

Jolie’s legal professionals say that Pitt’s monetary supervisor wrote in an e-mail: ‘Early in the method I raised the problem of a purchase / promote settlement between A & B however was instructed by Brad it wasn’t vital for 2 cheap folks to have such an settlement.’

The concept was dropped, and the pair had been married on the chateau in August 2014.

In the court docket paperwork, she mentioned she thought-about it an funding for his or her household, plus a house.

Jolie accused Pitt of failing to seek the advice of her on the event of the property and putting in a fifth swimming pool at a value of 1 million euros.

But she mentioned she didn’t object on the time.

‘Jolie had at all times taken an energetic position in design for any dwelling she had lived in (and people she has since lived in), and when she and Pitt bought the chateau, initially anticipated to do the identical for his or her new dwelling,’ her legal professionals write.

‘But Pitt pushed for artistic management constant with his personal style and imaginative and prescient.

‘While Jolie would have most well-liked a extra collaborative strategy, she acquiesced to Pitt’s need to take management over the project, though she typically questioned why, for instance, the chateau wanted a fifth pool at the price of a million euros, or why the identical staircase wanted to be rebuilt 4 occasions.

‘If Jolie ever questioned such expenditures, Pitt defended them as crucial to his imaginative and prescient for the chateau.’

This is the Miraval Chateau and the 1,000-acre estate - now valued at $164M - where the couple tied the knot in 2008

This is the Miraval Chateau and the 1,000-acre property – now valued at $164M – the place the couple tied the knot in 2008

Jolie and Pitt married in 2014, and are pictured together in November 2015

Jolie and Pitt married in 2014, and are pictured collectively in November 2015

Pitt and Jolie with their children at Los Angeles airport in February 2014

Pitt and Jolie with their kids at Los Angeles airport in February 2014

Jolie mentioned that the wedding ‘got here to an finish’ on the September 14, 2016, flight.

‘Throughout the lengthy, in a single day flight, Pitt was bodily and emotionally abusive to Jolie and their kids, who had been then between the ages of 8 and 15,’ the court docket paperwork declare.

‘After that flight, for her household’s well-being, Jolie determined to file for divorce.’

She mentioned that Pitt ‘had a confrontation’ with one of many kids earlier than arriving on the airport, and when Jolie requested him on the airplane what was improper, he ‘accused her of being too deferential to the youngsters and verbally attacked her.’

Jolie alleges that Pitt, 90 minutes later, sought Jolie out and reprimanded her for her actions.

‘He pulled her into the lavatory and commenced yelling at her,’ the court docket paperwork state.

‘Pitt grabbed Jolie by the pinnacle and shook her, after which grabbed her shoulders and shook her once more earlier than pushing her into the lavatory wall.

‘Pitt then punched the ceiling of the airplane quite a few occasions, prompting Jolie to depart the lavatory.

‘As she exited, one among their kids requested, ‘Are you okay, mommy?’

‘Pitt yelled again, “No, mommy’s not ok” and began deriding Jolie with insults.’

Jolie claims that when one of many kids spoke up in her protection, Pitt ‘lunged’ on the baby, and Jolie grabbed him to cease him.

‘To get Jolie off his again, Pitt threw himself backwards into the airplane’s seats injuring Jolie’s again and elbow.

‘The kids rushed in and all bravely tried to guard one another.

‘Before it was over, Pitt choked one of many kids and struck one other in the face.

‘Some of the youngsters pleaded with Pitt to cease. They had been all frightened. Many had been crying.’

Jolie and Pitt are pictured with their son Maddox in November 2013

Jolie and Pitt are pictured with their son Maddox in November 2013

For the remainder of the flight, ‘to keep away from Pitt’s wrath’, Jolie and the youngsters ‘sat nonetheless and silent underneath blankets.’

The legal professionals write: ‘Nobody dared to go to the lavatory. Pitt periodically emerged from the again of the airplane to yell and swear at them.

‘At one level, he poured beer on Jolie; at one other, he poured beer and pink wine on the youngsters.

‘After many tense hours, Pitt lastly fell asleep.’

On touchdown, Jolie woke him up and instructed him she and the youngsters had been going to a resort as an alternative of to their dwelling.

‘He shouted that no one was getting off the airplane and prevented the household from deplaning for about 20 minutes,’ the court docket paperwork state.

‘After a toddler intervened and demanded to depart, Pitt lastly relented.

‘But as soon as outdoors the airplane door, Pitt once more bodily abused one among their kids.

‘He additionally grabbed and shook Jolie by the pinnacle and shoulders, inflicting one of many kids to beg, ‘Don’t harm her.’

‘He let Jolie go, however then referred to as her a ‘b****,’ earlier than including, ‘F*** you, f*** you all.”

An investigation was launched, however no prices had been ever filed.

Seven months later, in April 2022, Jolie underneath the alias ‘Jane Doe’ sued the FBI, looking for to know why the inquiry was dropped.

Her actions had been solely revealed in August this year when Rolling Stone journal obtained a replica of the FBI report.

Jolie’s nameless swimsuit alleged that she’d filed numerous requests for a replica of the division’s investigative file to achieve a ‘higher understanding the FBI’s investigation and acquiring data vital for her kids to obtain medical care and trauma counseling.’

Jolie, in her court docket paperwork, states that their joint possession of the vineyard turned more and more contentious.

‘With Chateau Miraval now her most vital asset, Jolie started to hunt a extra energetic position each in understanding the chateau and vineyard’s varied initiatives and in understanding and overseeing its funds,’ the court docket paperwork state.

‘As disputes and problems arose in the associated divorce and custody proceedings, Pitt’s conduct hardened as he tried to cement his management over the vineyard.’

She accuses Pitt of trying to freeze her out of the business and utilizing the income from the business to fund his personal initiatives.

‘Pitt’s refusal to distribute income alone gave him substantial leverage and management over Jolie in their ongoing disputes,’ she mentioned.

‘By 2019, Jolie was rising more and more uncomfortable with persevering with to take part in an alcohol-related business, given the impression of Pitt’s acknowledged drawback of alcohol abuse on their household.

‘Resigned that Pitt wouldn’t share management of the vineyard or distribute any income, involved about collaborating in a business that was related with such painful and traumatic reminiscences for her and their kids, and looking for monetary independence, Jolie concluded that she wanted to promote her curiosity in Chateau Miraval.’

Pitt has argued that Jolie unilaterally bought her stake to multinational drinks big Stoli, however Jolie on Tuesday argued she provided Pitt the prospect to purchase her out.

She mentioned a $54.5 million deal was reached to promote her share to Pitt, however he backed out when she filed allegations of violence.

‘In the couple’s baby custody case, Jolie submitted underneath seal (that means no member of the general public may see any portion of it besides the doc title) an ‘Offer of Proof and Authority re Testimony Regarding Domestic Violence.’

‘This submitting apparently enraged Pitt, and in response to that submission, on March 26, 2021, Pitt’s group notified Jolie’s group that Pitt was ‘stepping again’ from the Miraval deal.’

Jolie is seen with her daughter Shiloh in Rome on July 9

Jolie is seen with her daughter Shiloh in Rome on July 9

She bought her stake to Stoli in September 2021 and is now looking for a decide’s closing approval for the sale.

‘After failing to bully Jolie into agreeing to a non-disparagement clause in change for her financial freedom and safety, Pitt now claims that Jolie was not licensed to promote her curiosity in Chateau Miraval and is asking the Court to unwind the sale,’ Jolie’s legal professionals write.

‘Again, Pitt’s total case towards Jolie is premised largely on his supposed unwritten, unstated settlement to at all times give the opposite a consent or veto proper over any sale of the opposite’s curiosity in the chateau and vineyard regardless of the circumstances and regardless of whether or not they even remained a pair.

‘But the primary time Jolie ever heard of this supposed consent proper was when she was alerted to press stories that Pitt had sued her and later learn Pitt’s criticism.’

The court docket paperwork conclude: ‘Jolie requests that the Court declare that no such settlement exists and that Jolie’s sale of Nouvel to Stoli’s subsidiary is closing.

‘With these declarations, Jolie can lastly have what she thought she had when she bought Nouvel to Stoli in 2021: To transfer on from the vineyard and chateau, to have monetary independence from her ex-husband, and to lastly have some type of peace and closure to this deeply painful and traumatic chapter of her and their kids’s lives.’

A supply near Pitt instructed DailyMail.com: ‘She had the prospect to share this throughout the prolonged custody trial, which resulted in the decide granting 50-50 custody to Pitt following in-depth observations and evaluation by docs, therapists, and different consultants. 

‘Her and her group return to the identical factor month after month with new and false data.’

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