Missing in action. Rob KardashianHe was absent from his sister. Kourtney Kardashian’sWedding Travis Barker — but it wasn’t personal, a source exclusively tells Us Weekly.
The insider says the former Arthur George sock designer, 35, “really wanted to be there for Kourtney’s special day,” but he didn’t want the attention.
“He is still very much private and prefers low-key celebrations where there aren’t a lot of photographers,” the insider explains of the Kardashians’ only brother. “He doesn’t like being in the spotlight. The whole affair would have been too much for him.”
Rob, who stopped appearing on the site regularly, has now taken a step back Keeping up with the Kardashians in 2013, “supported Kourtney from afar” as he stayed stateside with daughter Dream, 5, who he shares with ex-fiancée Blac Chyna, while his family traveled to Portofino, Italy, for the Poosh founder’s wedding. Kris Jenner, Kris Jenner’s sister, sent plenty of photos to him during their trip.
“He loves his sister very much and is so happy for her and Travis,” the insider reveals. “He will celebrate with her in LA.” He also hopped on FaceTime to chat with his sisters while they were in Italy.
He marries his mother just weeks later. Kim Kardashian, Khloé KardashianAnd Kylie JennerBlac Chyna won an explosive defamation case.
The 35-year old model filed a $100m lawsuit against Rob and his famous family in 2017 after the spinoff series. Rob & ChynaThe movie starred the couple and was later cancelled. (The couple started a relationship in January 2016 and then got engaged three months later. The pair dated for two more years before ending their relationship in 2017. Chyna eventually dropped Rob after the original filing. Kendall Jenner from the lawsuit, naming solely Kris, Kim, Khloé and Kylie.
The lawsuit claimed that the former stunt double had claimed that the four women interacted with the future show and used their influence with E! The network decided to terminate the series early.
Last month, members the Kardashian-Jenner clan stated that Chyna had abused their brothers while they were in court. In earlier filed documents, Rob alleged that Chyna intended to “inflict severe injury to me and I feared for my life” while also claiming that his ex attempted to choke him with an iPhone charging cord and pointed a loaded gun at his head.
While the “Cash Only” singer denied the abuse claims, the Dancing With the Stars alum confessed on the stand that their daughter Dream, who was born in May 2016, was conceived “out of spite” and that his relationship with Chyna “wasn’t real love.”
He went on to allege that their rocky relationship happened when “I was probably at the worst place in my entire life, at my weakest, lowest point,” and that he “wasn’t thinking about stuff. My mind was just in a completely different place,” ahead of their split.
The judge dismissed the case earlier in the month.
“On behalf of Kris, Kim, Khloé,And Kylie, we want to express our appreciation to the jury,” the Kardashian family’s counsel, Michael Rhodes and Michelle Doolin,A statement was made to this effect UseMay 3, “We are also grateful for the steady hand of Judge Gregory AlarconThis was to ensure that the trial was fair. The jury sent a clear message to Ms. White and her lawyer — I hope they are listening. Justice has prevailed.”
Blac Chyna’s lawyer plans to appeal the case. Rob is still being sued in her Revenge Porn case. The trial is set to begin in June.