Questions Answered by John Arthur Smitten

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Florida 1 day ago

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Apparently he did that so you need to file your case and go for alimony asap.
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce Law for Florida 6 days ago

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Whatever the debt is at the time of the judgment is the amount the court will use. You will not get any "consideration"
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce Law for Florida 6 days ago

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You are not going to have to pay back food stamps however you are probably on the hook for alimony.
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce Law for Florida 15 days ago

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He can always try to reopen the case however his burden of proof is high to change the existing order.
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce Law for Florida 20 days ago

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Yes you are still entitled to the monies. He cannot turn a retirement into disability and squeeze you out. The law is clear on this.
 
 

2 Answers | Asked in Family Law for Florida 7 days ago

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If you are asking and IRS question, refer to the court order, if the order is silent the person who has majority custody gets to claim the child.
 
 

2 Answers | Asked in Family Law for Florida 7 days ago

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He is entitled to file papers. He will likely get supervised visitation at best, for now, most guys do not follow through, with that said you should retain a lawyer.
 
 

3 Answers | Asked in Family Law for Florida 8 days ago

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After you get married then you have to get a court order stopping the child support. Use a lawyer.
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Florida 10 days ago

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Yes, if she refuses then you have to get the judge to issue a pick up order and a warrant for her arrest.
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Florida 12 days ago

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You can file for custody here and serve him with the papers in Utah. FL courts will take the case.
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Florida 15 days ago

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He is permitted to file court documents, you need to respond to the petition and have it dismissed, and retain a lawyer
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Florida 16 days ago

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You have no rights to children not legally yours. You can and should go for custody and support as to the kids you have with him
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Florida 20 days ago

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Yes you can do that and you should also file a petition to relocate with the court.
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Florida 27 days ago

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She is not in control. He is in compliance by providing the insurance. If she will not listen then haul her before the court to explain to the judge why she is doing this.