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"Gossip Girl" Stars Help Kelly Rutherford In Campaign To Bring Her Kids Home

"Kelly Rutherford is the best mom, on and off screen, and she deserves to have her kids back."

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Gossip Girl star Kelly Rutherford has been involved in an emotional custody battle over the past few years in an effort to bring her children back home to the U.S.

A U.S. judge ordered her two kids — Helena, 5, and Hermes, 8 — to live in France with her ex-husband Daniel Giersch, who is barred from the U.S. due to a revoked work visa, ET reported.

Over the past few months, Rutherford has taken to social media to urge friends and fans to sign a petition asking The White House to help bring her children back:

Take a minute to sign the petition urging the White House to help bring @KellyRutherford's kids home: http://t.co/YuIASU9zr1 ❤️

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And it's not just her fans who have been helping to spread the message — Rutherford's Gossip Girl co-stars have also been urging their followers to help the cause, including her on-screen husband, Rufus Humphrey:

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And the one and only Chuck Bass:

This is my friend @KellyRutherford. You (yes,you) have the power to help her get her kids back http://t.co/i32URXDhDF

Ed Westwick took to Twitter again today to help share Rutherford's message:

RT If you think @KellyRutherford is the best mom, on and off screen, & she deserves to have her kids back! SIGN HERE: http://t.co/i32URXDhDF

And even offered to follow fans who helped sign the petition:

I'll follow the next 100 who sign & post a screenshot like this showing that you did w/ link > http://t.co/i32URXDhDF

❤️ ❤️ ❤️

Down to 12k, let's keep it going! @KellyRutherford needs your help, let's bring her kids home http://t.co/i32URXlGM7

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