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High Earner Has to Pay Same Child Support Despite Decrease in His Income

A California Court of Appeals has ruled that Trial Court was wrong in reducing the child support obligation of a high earner where salary reduction did not materially impair his ability to pay current child support amount because his other wealth more than made up for the reduction.

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