Asked in Family Law for Alabama

Q: In ALABAMA do you have to continue to pay child support for a 18 child that has dropped out of high school and employed

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A: Normally, in the State of Alabama, child support is mandatory until the age of 19. However, if a child no longer lives with the parent receiving the child support under the circumstances you describe, you can have said support stopped via modification. Please give me a call or visit my website for more information on this subject. My website and blog has all kinds of valuable information: and

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