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In grip of child support system

System sets up a de facto debtor's prison

April 18, 2009

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CHILDREN DESERVE fair child support. But I was outraged when I read, in " Amid layoffs, child support pacts fraying ," about the man who fell $23,000 behind in what he owed, including fees to his ex-wife's attorney, and was handcuffed and put in jail for 30 days. What kind of unrealistic judge would do this, when this poor father ... (Full article: 201 words)

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