The maximum cap on wage garnishment is all that can be taken regardless of how many judgments there are. However, certain debts have priority over others, such as child support and income taxes. Therefore, regardless who gets to your wages first, these priority debts can step in and push the other debt behind them in line.
If there are no priority debts, whoever gets to your wages first continues to garnish until the judgment is satisfied in full. Once this happens, the next judgment can come in and garnish until that amount is satisfied.
I'm not sure I understand what you mean by exemption on your son.
No, they can't - there can be multiple garnishments, but the cap is 25% total. There are no "exemptions" for having a child in order to lower the amount available for garnishment
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The cap applies to any and all garnishments as do the exemptions.
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