The best case scenario, they would issue a garnishment
of your wages or levy of your bank accounts and possibly even seize any personal property
and seizure of your income tax refunds. The worst case scenario is that the court can hold you in contempt of court and issue a warrant for your arrest and they can jail you for non-payment of spousal support
, which by the way does not wipe out the support you owe because when you come out of jail you still have to pay the arrears. Courts are just not very forgiving with not obeying their orders I am afraid and many times they do make ridiculous orders for support that are not realistic based on the paying spouse's real ability to pay and the only option you have if they denied your modification is pursuing an appeal to the District Court of Appeals.
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