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Laura Dern and Ben Harper Divorcing

Laura Dern and Ben Harper Divorcing

Originally posted 10/10/2010 10:55AM

Musician Ben Harper filed for divorce from actress Laura Dern after five years of marriage, citing irreconcilable differences and seeking joint custody of their two children, PEOPLE confirms.

The papers, filed Friday, claim the pair separated in January, TMZ reports.

Dern, 43, and Harper, 40, were married in 2005 in Los Angeles. They have a 9-year-old son and a 5-year-old daughter.
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Actress Laura Dern Marries Ben Harper | Ben Harper, Laura Dern

Actress Laura Dern Marries Ben Harper

Originally posted 12/23/2005 09:40PM

Actress Laura Dern and her longtime partner, musician Ben Harper, married Friday in a small private ceremony at their home in Los Angeles, a source close to the couple tells PEOPLE.

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Laura Dern, Ben Harper Welcome Baby Girl | Ben Harper, Laura Dern

Laura Dern, Ben Harper Welcome Baby Girl

Originally posted 12/03/2004 02:00PM

Actress Laura Dern and her longtime partner, musician, Ben Harper, are the proud parents of a baby girl, the star's rep tells PEOPLE.

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Laura Dern Expecting Her Second Child | Ben Harper, Laura Dern

Laura Dern Expecting Her Second Child

Originally posted 07/23/2004 01:00PM

Laura Dern and musician Ben Harper are expecting their second child by year's end, her publicist tells PEOPLE.

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