Q: I am trying to close on a home but my husband owes back child support, how do I get a release of judgment for the deed?
A: The way to get a release of judgment for back child support is by paying the back child support. If you cannot afford to pay the arrears, you may need to look for a way out of your contract, otherwise, the buyer may be entitled to sue you. This is something your attorney should have discussed with you before you entered into the contract of sale and if you don't have an attorney representing you, you probably need one now.
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