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My fiance went to jail today for child support. He is still

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My fiance went to jail today for child support. He is still married but wants a divorce. Hes legally separated and today they had court because she filed for contempt of court and he was behind on child support. WHat can I do to get him out of jail?
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  lwpat replied 4 years ago.

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You can borrow the money and pay him out. It is a civil contempt of court and he can purge himself of the contempt by paying. That is really the only way to get him out. Sorry.

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