Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, the previous mayor of Baltimore, filed for a divorce from her husband Kent Blake, according to court documents.
The couple filed for a divorce in the Circuit Court for Baltimore City on April 10, court records show. The case indicates Rawlings-Blake filed for divorce on the grounds of 12-month separation.
The couple has been married since October 2000. They separated and have been living apart since March 27, 2017, according to court documents; Rawlings-Blake lives in Baltimore and Blake lives in Columbia.
They have a 15-year-old daughter, and Rawlings-Blake has requested sole legal and physical custody of their child with liberal visitation and telephone access for Blake.
Dominique S. Moore, Rawlings-Blake’s attorney, declined to comment on the case. Reached by phone, Blake hung up when asked for comment.
Administrative judge W. Michel Pierson denied a motion to seal the case.