I have received notice that my ex-wife is recently lost her job and is disabled. We had been married 15 years and now 12 years divorced and haven't heard a peep from her. I fulfilled all child support orders and every other demand in our court settlement. To my knowlege she has been employed as MRI tech from the days of our marriage until recently. My guess is that over the years her annual salary exceeded what I made managing restaurants.
Can it be true she has grounds to seek support after all these years? In addition, I am now 64 and our youngest child is now 23 years old. My income comes from social security benefits and some bond interest. Thanks in advance for any assistance you can provide.
Depending on what your judgment says yes, she may have grounds to seek that. That doesn’t mean that the court will grant it, but the courts in general would prefer that private parties pay for these things rather than the government. You’re going to need to talk to an attorney in your area. ( I
don’t do a lot of contested work, so you need to talk to somebody else by the way. )
This is general advice. You are anonymous. If you PM me i won’t know what it’s about.
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