Q: What can be done to child support being paid to a mother who does nothing for her children?
A family member has been required to pay child support to his ex-wife who has basically cut all ties to her 3 kids. The children live with the father and he provides all needs for them. The mother refuses to support the children at all and instead uses the child support money paid to her on her new husbands kids and other expenditures. Is there anything that can be done to eliminate the child support being paid? The father is struggling financially due to the hefty monthly payment. Please help
A: If he's paying child support then most likely it is Order or Judgment of the court----please contact a few family law attorneys in your area, set up a consultation and take a copy of Order and Judgment and discuss the pro and cons of going back to Court to change it where the father has increased custody and/or decreased child support. Good luck.
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