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QUESTION: "Can he do this?"
ANSWER: He could certainly file a motion seeking such relief, but that is a world different from actually being granted a downward modification of his child support obligations. In other words, he would bear the burden of proving the statutory elements to be granted a modification, and quitting one's job and driving while intoxicated are not exactly high on the list. In fact, the law recognizes the concept of being intentionally under or unemployed. So, here is the botXXXXX XXXXXne. No one can guarantee what the Court will decide, but I can certainly say that your former husband does not have a compelling case whatsoever based upon your description of the events.
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