According to TMZ, their petition and response were filed together, suggesting it was a coordinated effort. Affleck and Garner both want joint legal and physical custody of their children. The two have spoken over the last year about their devotion to co-parenting together.
In March, Affleck revealed he had completed treatment for alcohol addiction and praised Garner for her support in a post on Facebook. He gave a special thanks to "my co-parent, Jen, who has supported me and cared for our kids as I've done the work I set out to do."
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