Real Housewives of Orange County” star, Shannon Beador, could be ordered by the court to back off the booze. That could be required for at least eight hours before being with her daughters, as well as during time spent with her teens. Her estranged husband, David Beador, stated that it is “detrimental” to their teen daughters for their mother to consume alcohol, according to the court documents that Radar Online shared with readers on December 18.

Ex-couple scheduled for court hearing in January

As a result of filing his request with the court, David and Shannon are scheduled for a hearing on January 19.

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Within the documents, he detailed that Shannon stated on Bravo’s "RHOC" that she uses alcohol to self-medicate. He further contends that Shannon “disputes” referencing alcohol consumption in the manner he cited.

Estranged husband points to Bravo for clips

Within the documents submitted, on December 14, to the Superior Court of Orange County, David indicated that the clip of Shannon discussing self-medication is publicly available on the Bravo network website.

US Weekly reported that Shannon has not, yet, filed a response.

The former couple, as mentioned previously, has three teen daughters: twins Adeline and Stella, 14, and Sophie, 16. Shannon filed for divorce from David in 2017, following their 17-year marriage. Until the former pair’s divorce is final, David was ordered to pay Shannon $22,500 each month.

Co-stars 'regularly accused' Beador

For Shannon Beador, it may not play out favorably if the court is aware of statements her "RHOC" co-stars have made about her alcohol consumption during past episodes.

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Bravo cast mates “regularly accused” Beador of allegedly “abusing alcohol” in the most recent season of "RHOC," according to Pop Culture.

They contend that she drinks to cope with “pain from her ongoing divorce,” the publication penned. Co-star Vicki Gunvalson relayed during an episode segment that she was on anti-depressants while involved in her own divorce from her ex, Don. Gunvalson seemed to be expressing empathy for Beador, relating to her own experience.

Even during a reunion show, co-star Tamra Judge broached the topic of Beador and her use of alcohol,” Radar Online reported.

Judge reportedly believes that her co-star “self-medicated many times,” adding that alcohol is a depressant. Beador did not disagree but, instead, stated, “Oh we all do,” as well as, “I admit it.”

Beador explained that she did not drink any alcohol the first “five years” while married to David. She additionally described some of the statements that he allegedly made, calling her “crazy,” selfish,” and an “alcoholic” from the time their marriage began.

Star snubs idea of taking medication to cope

The reality star rebuked Gunvalson's thought about taking medication.

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Beador said, “I’m not doing it,” adding that she is entitled to feel her pain. She instructed her cast mates to “stop” treating her as if she is “a mental case.”

Be sure to follow Blasting News for updates and for the latest information. Meanwhile, in other reality television news, David Eason accidentally nicked his finger with a knife while playing a game. And fresh out of rehab, for alleged drug addiction, Ryan Edwards reportedly returned to Tinder.