03/13/2015 02:28 pm ET Updated Mar 13, 2015

Sherri Shepherd Thanks Friends During The 'Craziness' Of Surrogacy Drama

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Sherri Shepherd is getting by with a little help from her friends.

It's been a tough week for the former cohost of The View, as court hearings have been taking place to determine whether Shepherd, 47, should be declared the mother of a baby boy born to a surrogate last August.

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