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Failure to pay alimony may result in jail time

Some of our Michigan readers may be familiar with the issues a divorce can bring. And, some may find it interesting to learn that when a man who was court-ordered to pay his wife alimony failed to do so, he was jailed for failing to meet his spousal support obligation.

Singer Marc Anthony ordered to pay alimony to ex-wife

According to court documents recently made public, singer Marc Anthony pays his ex-wife a monthly alimony payment of $3,500. The singer has two children with his ex, and in addition to the alimony, he pays $6,500 for each child per month in child support. Both monthly payments have the singer paying his ex-wife about $16,500 a month. Even eight years after their divorce was finalized, the singer continues to meet his monthly obligation.

Ex-husband receiving spousal support from ex-wife after divorce

When irreconcilable differences arise between a married couple, divorce may be the only option. When it happens, both parties must deal with a wide range of issues from child support, division of property and possibly spousal support.

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