Rosie O'Donnell's ex Michelle Rounds 'demands photo of their daughter removed from Instagram page as bitter divorce battle escalates'

They may be under a gag order not to disparage each other in the media but that isn't stopping Rosie O'Donnell and Michelle Rounds taking their bitter divorce battle to cyberspace.

TMZ reported Monday that Rounds, 43, is demanding Instagram remove a photo of their little girl Dakota from O'Donnell's page because she took it and therefore she owns the copyright.

Rounds is allegedly claiming O'Donnell, 53, has no right to publish the photo and she wants it taken down. So far Instagram have not taken any action.

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Bitter feud: Rosie O'Donnell posted a photo of Dakota, two, on her Instagram page but her estranged wife Michelle Rounds claims she took it and therefore allegedly owns the rights to it. She wants it removed from Instagram.  The two women, seen here in October 2014 before their split, adopted Dakota together after their 2012 wedding. They currently share custody but Rounds wants a judge to give her full custody of the child

Bitter feud: Rosie O'Donnell posted a photo of Dakota, two, on her Instagram page but her estranged wife Michelle Rounds claims she took it and therefore allegedly owns the rights to it. She wants it removed from Instagram.  The two women, seen here in October 2014 before their split, adopted Dakota together after their 2012 wedding. They currently share custody but Rounds wants a judge to give her full custody of the child

The two women are locked in a custody dispute over two-year-old Dakota whom they adopted together shortly after their 2012 wedding.

The exes currently share custody of the child but Rounds, who's the TV personality's second wife, is seeking full custody.

It now seems she also wants custody of all photos she's taken of their daughter as well. 

Divorce battle: O'Donnell, 53, is fighting back against claims by Rounds, 43, that she's an unfit parent and says the former IT consultant is just trying to get around a prenup she signed and get more money from the divorce, something Rounds denies
Divorce battle: O'Donnell, 53, is fighting back against claims by Rounds, 43, that she's an unfit parent and says the former IT consultant is just trying to get around a prenup she signed and get more money from the divorce, something Rounds denies

Divorce battle: O'Donnell, 53, is fighting back against claims by Rounds, 43, that she's an unfit parent and says the former IT consultant is just trying to get around a prenup she signed and get more money from the divorce, something Rounds denies

Rounds, a former IT consultant, is claiming that her ex is an unfit mother while the former host of The View claims Rounds is using Dakota as a leverage to nullify the prenuptial agreement she signed and get more money in a divorce settlement.

Earlier this month, a New York judge threw out a request from Rounds that O'Donnell be required to undergo random drug testing because of her 'excessive use of booze and weed.'

However, the judge did warn both parties to stop taking their case to the public by talking to the media and posting comments and photos relating to the children on social media.

Rounds has given several interviews to TMZ and TV entertainment shows publicizing her grievances while O'Donnell has posted photos on Instagram and Twitter, including one of Dakota with her hand in the air and the caption 'Don't I get a vote?' 

Ordered to stop: The judge hearing the custody case ordered both parties to stop using social media for parenting-related publicity. O'Donnell previously posted this snap of Dakota with the caption, 'do I get a vote?'

Ordered to stop: The judge hearing the custody case ordered both parties to stop using social media for parenting-related publicity. O'Donnell previously posted this snap of Dakota with the caption, 'do I get a vote?'

Rounds has gone public with criticisms of O'Donnell's parenting style and lambasted the star for having 24/7 nannies looking after their daughter.

She claims that their clashes over their parenting styles contributed to the breakup of their relationship.

Meanwhile, both woman are rumored to have moved on romantically.

Rounds has spotted out on several dates with model Carmen Ortega, while O'Donnell's reps have denied reports that she's dating Damn I Wish I Was Your Lover singer Sophie B. Hawkins, 50. 

Happier times: The former host of The View and the former IT consultant adopted Dakota together. The little girl is O'Donnell's fifth child and Rounds' first

Happier times: The former host of The View and the former IT consultant adopted Dakota together. The little girl is O'Donnell's fifth child and Rounds' first

 

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