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If the decree states that spousal support is to continue until the ex remarries, the only basis for a modification is that your husband's circumstances have changed significantly. The motion for modification should be filed in CA and CA law will govern.
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If his income has significantly decreased and/or expenses significantly increased, he could have the support lowered. It sounds as low he has significant additional expenses, but I don't have all of the facts. The CA state bar association's website is a good place to search for an attorney near his ex. It also provides low cost legal assistance referrals.
Here are some facts regarding CA law and spousal support modification: http://www.kinseylaw.com/clientserv2/famlawservices/modifyorders/modifyspoussupport/modifyspoussupport.html
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