Minors » Support Legal Questions and Answers
I'm 12 years and physically disabled. I live in my parents' house in Tennessee, but they are not providing any financial support for my needs. They were not even willing to give medical assistance while I was bedridden last week.03/08/2017 | Category: Minors » Support | State: Tennessee | #33571
I (14 years old) live with my mom in New Mexico. Recently I found out that I have cancer. My dad died a year ago. So I am solely dependent on my mom for all my medical expenses. But my mom refuses to give a penny for my treatment and care. Can I file a complaint against her?03/07/2017 | Category: Minors » Support | State: New Mexico | #33508
My son is not and his wife decided to end their marriage and leave their 5 year old kid with us for some time. Now both don't want to take the kid back. They refuse to provide monetary help to us for taking care of their child. I have no means to support this child. I would like to know the punishment for not giving child support to a minor in Oklahoma.03/07/2017 | Category: Minors » Support | State: Oklahoma | #33506
My neighbor left his kids in school, locked his house and has still not returned. Its been a week now and the kids for the time being are staying with us. My neighbor has not even called once to check on them. Can I file a complaint against my neighbor for leaving his kids without arranging for their care and support? We live in Rhode Island.03/07/2017 | Category: Minors » Support | State: Rhode Island | #33505
Is a person who has acknowledge his paternity under Mississippi law, obligated to pay child support?
My boyfriend acknowledged his paternity of my child a few months back. Until now, he was even helping me financially to look after the baby. Now he is refusing to give money for the baby's expenses. He says that he is not bound by law to provide child support. What can I do?03/06/2017 | Category: Minors » Support | State: Mississippi | #33423
The Michigan family court has ordered my boyfriend to pay a certain amount of child support to his kids. If my boyfriend doesn’t pay the amount to his kids will the court punish him?03/06/2017 | Category: Minors » Support | State: Michigan | #33422
My daughter is 18 and has a child with her 17 yr old boyfriend. They split up and decided to go there seperate ways how would she go about getting joint custody of her baby? do she have to file against the father or his parents being he is still minor?01/26/2017 | Category: Minors » Support | State: California | #31044
Will a 16-year-old child get the parental support to complete high school if the child filed a petition for emancipation?
I’m 16 years old and lives in Virginia, Illinois. I find my mother with whom I stay to be interfering too much into my affairs, and would like to move out. I’m not on good terms with my father also. I would like to know if I get the continued support of my parents to complete my high school in case I file petition for emancipation?01/16/2017 | Category: Minors » Support | State: Illinois | #30293
I am a daily wage earner, should I support my mentally retarded son who is 20 years old?01/13/2017 | Category: Minors » Support | State: California | #30078
I am a seventy year old widower dependent on social security for my general and medical expenses. I have a forty year old son who is earning well. Am I entitled to any financial support from him?01/13/2017 | Category: Minors » Support | State: California | #30076