Larry King Seeks Joint Custody in Divorce

4/14/2010 5:11 PM PDT
Larry King is asking for joint custody of his kids... TMZ has learned.

We broke the story .... Larry just filed for divorce from Shawn Southwick, citing "irreconcilable differences."

Larry's lawyer, Susan Carter, says, "It's a very sad day in Larry's life and he hopes the divorce will be amicable."

Carter adds, "Larry loves his children very much and will be an integral part of their lives."