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I am sorry for your situation. The answer is yes. Nebraska law allows you to lower your child support/alimony if your circumstances have changed:Alimony
Good cause for altering alimony provisions in a divorce
decree is demonstrated by a material and substantial change of circumstances. An alimony recipient's obtaining employment after the date of the decree is a circumstance that permits the situation of the parties to be reexamined. In dissolution of marriage
cases one may in good faith make an occupational change even though that may reduce his ability to meet his financial obligations. Cooper v. Cooper, 219 Neb. 64, 361 N.W.2d 202 (1985).
A material change in circumstances, not within the reasonable contemplation of the parties at the time of the alimony award, and not accomplished by the mere passage of time, may constitute good cause to justify modification of the award. Sholl v. Sholl, 216 Neb. 289, 343 N.W.2d 742 (1984).Child Support
Material change in circumstances in reference to modification of child support is analogous to modification of alimony for good cause. Morisch v. Morisch, 218 Neb. 412, 355 N.W.2d 784 (1984).Options
You'd file a petition for modification on both in the court and would have to show material changes to circumstances in form of lessor/no pay, grave illness that prevents/prevented you from employment, new family members to take care of, etc.
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