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Good morning. Yes, you are correct. In this case the mother will like fail in her attempt. I say this because she would have need to file a motion to modify the support previously, while the child was still a minor and the obligation to pay would still be required. She can not come back now after the fact and ask for a retroactive modification to the arrears when she could have done so years ago. The obligation to pay the arrears will remain but it is highly unlikely she will get the amount modified
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