7 years ago I went through a divorce. My ex husband had asked that I be ordered to pay half of his car loan. He bought the car before we were married and I was never on the loan. After we filed for divorce he got the car repossesed for failure to pay. The judge ordered me to pay his loan. My ex has never given me or the court any paperwork regarding his loan or the amount owed. He only gave his original loan papers. I ignored it because he never gave me anything stating the exact amount or even how to pay it. Now he has filed for contempt and the judge ordered that I am in contempt and that I have to pay my ex plus 7 years of interest. The judge has also ordered that my ex can set his own monthly interest rate. Is this legal?
What? yes guess is legal but where was your lawyer on all of this fighting? Don't tell me you thought this was a do it yourself home project. Never to late to hire that professional i.e. lawyer to try to fix the mess.
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It depends on the language of the divorce decree. You should take the documents to a lawyer for a consultation. Best wishes.
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