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Baby Mamma Drama?

I'm going to have a discussion about what my son's father thinks is excessive child support in a few hours. Please help me frame what I want to say in a non-argumentative, non-condescending, non-bitchy way? [more inside]
posted by youandiandaflame on Dec 15, 2012 - 56 answers

Military Divorce Filter

Enlisted Soldier has stopped all financial support, including mortgage payments, utilities and even school lunches for his 2 children. [more inside]
posted by anon4now on Nov 15, 2012 - 9 answers

Fuckin' Maryland Divorces, How Do THEY Work?

Asking for a very dear friend, YANAL/YANHL/TINLA/OMG/WTF: my friend wants to divorce her emotionally-abusive husband. He doesn't want a divorce and intends to fight her tooth and nail. They live in MD. What to do? [more inside]
posted by julthumbscrew on Sep 27, 2012 - 15 answers

Need a family law attorney in Austin or San Antonio

Can you recommend an attorney in San Antonio or Austin, Texas, specializing in family law, specifically child custody and support issues? If it matters, the prospective client is the father.
posted by apocry_phil on Aug 13, 2012 - 2 answers

My mother feels defeated by her child support battles

My mother hasn't received child support payments from my father for over a year; I think she's become incredibly depressed about her treatment by the legal system, and has come to believe that no matter what she does, she'll have to bear the full financial burden of raising my sister. Help me inspire her with a rational reason why she should keep trying. [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Aug 11, 2012 - 13 answers

How can I exert some influence over my ex-wife, who is not making the financial and other decisions I wish she would?

How can I exert some influence over my ex-wife, who is not making the financial and other decisions I wish she would? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Feb 2, 2012 - 32 answers

Help me to deal with the double edged sword of child support enforcement.

I just noticed another question posted re: child support, so while we're on the subject . . . I haven't received child support in more than 5 months and it was sporadic before that. Now my ex has stated emphatically that he won't pay until or unless he gets a job. That may sound reasonable to many, but I believe he's not actively pursuing work because he doesn't have to work - his wife is the primary breadwinner. [more inside]
posted by Hiding in my sock drawer on Jul 31, 2011 - 44 answers

What docs to bring for Motion to Modify?

What documentation should I bring to a court hearing for a "Motion to Modify" (child support)? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Dec 31, 2010 - 5 answers

International childsupport

International Child Support Question. B, a UK citizen has knocked up P, a Philippine citizen. This happened in Dubai and now it comes out that B is already married back in Britain and soon will be going back there. P is going to be going back to the Philippines before giving birth. [more inside]
posted by Iax on Nov 6, 2010 - 4 answers

How do I find a decent Indy child support attorney?

YANAL, but that's what I need. How do I go about finding a decent child support attorney in Indianapolis? [more inside]
posted by Golfhaus on Aug 23, 2010 - 5 answers

Where's my child's money going and can I get it back?

YANML (You are not my lawyer) I live in the state of South Carolina and am the divorced noncustodial dad of a 7 year old girl. I have visitation and access to any records on my child and so on. My ex-wife is required by our Divorce Agreement / Court Order to maintain health insurance on our daughter. [more inside]
posted by anonymous on May 27, 2010 - 7 answers

Financial info divorce/kids in AU

Australian Family Law filter. Spouse maintenance, child support,divorce financials? [more inside]
posted by cerebrum on Aug 31, 2009 - 2 answers

Illinois Child Support: Should I have to pay support when we equally have him the same amount of time?

Illinois Child Support: I'm a father of a 2 year old and I pay the standard 20% plus half of his insurance to his mother. Question: I have him 50% of the time, should I have to pay support when we equally have him the same amount of time? [more inside]
posted by MMALR on Jun 29, 2009 - 32 answers

Retroactively raising child support?

Does WA state support retroactively raising child support? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Apr 28, 2009 - 4 answers

Don't poke the crazy lady, unless it's with a big check.

My unstable mother is suddenly threatening to sue my very perplexed father for back child support in the state of California. I am now 31 years old. Will a court take her seriously? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Apr 12, 2009 - 12 answers

What are the ethical arguments for child suport?

There are plenty of great legal and practical arguments for child support payments out there, but what about an ethical argument? [more inside]
posted by christopherious on Oct 22, 2008 - 28 answers

Child Support & Crazy People

Child Support Filter: He's supposed to be paying $207 a month, she has custody, he hasn't paid for almost two years, and served her with papers saying SHE owes HIM child support money. [more inside]
posted by disillusioned on Sep 16, 2008 - 16 answers

Trying to help a relative navigate the tricky waters of child support

Can anybody school me about child support enforcement laws in the state of Colorado? [more inside]
posted by msali on Jun 15, 2008 - 15 answers

Lawyer recommendation filter

Can anyone recommend a highly competent family/divorce/custody lawyer, preferably one unafraid of kicking ass and taking names (by which I mean both aggressive and proven to get results re: child support) in the Seattle area? I'd be grateful.
posted by jokeefe on Sep 10, 2007 - 2 answers

Can I handcuff this guy to the gate?

Help me turn in a deadbeat dad. [more inside]
posted by j_gd00 on Jun 4, 2007 - 22 answers

It's amazing how much not paying $450 / mo. can add up to!

My mother collects back child support from my father on a monthly basis, in the event of her death who will receive it? [more inside]
posted by Mijo Bijo on Feb 10, 2007 - 8 answers

Unwed father seeks advice about being an unwed father.

I just found out (3 days ago) that I am a father. I don't really know where to begin looking for help/advice... so this seemed like a good place to start. [more inside]
posted by samurphy on Dec 3, 2006 - 20 answers

Do I owe child support if I don't even know who to pay?

AmericanFamilyLawFilter: If you haven't heard anything from social services, do you still owe child support? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Oct 25, 2006 - 7 answers

Help with child support question.

A friend of mine has some questions about child support possibly owed to him. [more inside]
posted by matkline on Apr 28, 2006 - 5 answers

deadbeat dad off scott free?

What are the legal repercussions for a deadbeat father not paying his child support? [more inside]
posted by jcruden on Apr 28, 2006 - 22 answers

Mortgages and child support

I am looking for practical advice regarding mortgage applications and reporting child support. [more inside]
posted by Lokheed on May 3, 2005 - 3 answers

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