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Halle Berry, Gabriel Aubry

Custody Evaluation Shows

Halle's the Better Parent

6/4/2012 11:07 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

0604_halle_gabriel_01The all-important custody evaluation has been written and submitted to the judge in the Halle Berry/Gabriel Aubry custody war -- and sources tell TMZ the conclusion is clear -- Halle is the better parent, and that clears the way for her move to Paris.
 
The custody evaluator -- a psychologist -- wrote the report after extensive interviews with Halle, Gabriel, 4-year-old Nahla and others.  Sources tell TMZ ... the report raises issues about Gabriel's ability to care for Nahla, in part because of personal issues.  We're told the evaluator did not question Gabriel's love for his daughter or her love for him, but the report does cast doubt on his ability to assume responsibility for the custody and care for the little girl.

Now here's where it gets interesting ... The judge will decide the custody arrangement later this month, and whether Halle gets to move to Paris with Nahla -- something Gabriel vigorously opposes.

Under California law, the judge cannot question the fact that Halle is moving to Paris.  He can't tell her she's not allowed to move, nor can he conclude that she's bluffing.  The judge must accept AS FACT that Halle is moving to France.

The judge must then decide what is in the "best interest" of Nahla -- being with Halle full time or being with Gabriel.  Given the conclusions in the custody evaluation report, it's pretty clear the judge will decide Nahla is best served by being with Halle.  So Halle now has a huge advantage in her bid to move to France with the kid. 

If Halle is allowed to move, it's almost certain Gabriel would get visitation rights, but that's easier said than done when Nahla is 5,600 miles away.

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61.

charley    

Halle Berry Psyco bitch of the year....Man am I going to laugh my azz off when she dumps that french idiot for another french dick in 6 months or when hes on TMZ calling her a pysco bitch..cause that will happen...just a matter of time! shes a used up zebra (as george jefferson calls a half black bitch)...been used so much this skank dont need a tampon anymore!

781 days ago
62.

charley    

Can think of two reasons all the men cheat on this whore.....Either shes a lousy PHK in the bedroom (because youre pretty dont make you a great phk) or they just realize that this bitch is PLAIN CRAZY!!!!!!!!!!! A Psyco!

781 days ago
63.

Lauren    

Halle Berry must be the girlfriend/wife from Hell! She cannot keep a man. Why does every man she date
or has a relationship with turn to hate her so much.

781 days ago
64.

drjimmy    

Dads have no rights!

781 days ago
65.

Cheya    

How come you always see her with this child, doesnt she have another adopted child?

781 days ago
66.

BlueGoldGirl    

Object to the results of the custody evaluation. Call witnesses. Most importantly, call the evaluator herself (bet it is Jane ****z) - then rip up her flawed report. Attack her credibility and show her bias. This process can take up to a year depending on the court's calendar. Costs money too obviously. Good Luck.

781 days ago
67.

Olivia    

She should think about whats really in the best interest of her child. Many children don't have their father fighting for months in court in order to spend time with them. If it was really just about getting her child away from paparazzi she could move to Utah, Idaho, anywhere in the midwest thats more private and not L.A. At least then she would stay in the country and itd be a hell of a lot closer so BOTH parents could have time with the child.

781 days ago
68.

gina    

thats NOT nice of her. shes not thinking of her daughter. she deserves to have a relationship with her father. unless there is something we dont know.

781 days ago
69.

BC    

do i detect another "mommy dearest" book in the making for the future?

781 days ago
70.

Celeb Gossip Addict    

Gabe please just let her go. Since the paps won't bother her in France we'll all be rid of her which would be greatly appreciated.

781 days ago
71.

IMO    

tough call. halle's responsibility to her daughter is to keep her safe. sure, moving to france may do so, but look at nicole kidman and keith urban....zero issues in nashville, tn. sandra bullock in austin, tx etc...i think it's more of a spite thing and the photogogs are the scapegoat. after all, we did not drag her kicking and screaming into the film industry. she ought to take stock of her feelings for her own dad, does she really want to subject her daughter to that misery simply to get back at gabriel for whatever wrong he did? i am of the opinion that how a first relationship fizzles, it may be the partner, but after the 3rd or 4th you need to take a look in the mirror. she constantly harps on how badly she's been treated by men, but look at this olivier....he's a known womanizer, as was eric benet.

781 days ago
72.

charlei harper    

who cares...

781 days ago
73.

MH    

TEAM HALLE! All you haters just mad because the judges have seen all the facts. He was a leech plain simple. I am sure he loves his daughter but he is a leech and tried to use his daughter for money i.e. 20,000. for child support. Halle has done alot for this loser.

781 days ago
74.

niles    

It's not surprising that money can buy anything, even "expert" testimony.

781 days ago
75.

Legit    

SO SAD!!! This is wrong, yeah right visitation rights. 560...0 miles away. How much should you have to pay to see YOUR child? A trip across the waters is to much. Make Halle pay for his visitation rights then.

781 days ago
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