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if my boyfriends wants nothin to do with his child and the

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if my boyfriends wants nothin to do with his child and the childs mother refuses to get dna done does he still have to pay alimoney?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  Roger replied 7 years ago.

It would be child support at issue, not alimony.

 

If the child's paternity is in question, meaning that the alleged father denies being the father, he cannot be ordered to pay child support UNTIL paternity is established through a court-ordered dna test.