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Failure to Pay Child Support Carries Serious Consequences in Florida

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

Child support is ordered in many divorce cases involving children. The intent behind child support is to ensure that a child, or children, are properly taken care of after a divorce, whether they live with one parent or both. Unfortunately, many parents, for a variety of reasons, choose to shirk their responsibilities and not… Read More »

How Can I Enforce a Child Support Order?

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

If you were granted custody of your children after a divorce, there’s a good chance that your former spouse has been ordered to pay you a specified amount of child support each month. However, a child support order is not always enough to make a non-custodial parent pay up, and some parents may neglect… Read More »

Florida Man Arrested for Owing $83,000 in Child Support

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

On July 8, the sheriff’s office in Ulster County, New York, arrested a Florida man on charges of failing to pay owed child support arrears of at least $83,000. Mohammad Hussain, a 51-year-old man from Orlando, was extradited  to Florida to face the charges. He was held in the county jail on a $50,000… Read More »