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Your facts are a little unclear, was there a court order with a specific finding of paternity?
If he was never served with papers telling him that they were seeking a finding of paternity or that they were seeking child support then he can ask for a paternity test and ask that the child support amount be vacated since he didn't have due process.
He needs to get a lawyer to help him with this though. Since he was never served with any paperwork then they likely can't hold him responsible for anything yet.
He can find a lawyer to assist himyou by going to www.lawyers.com and in the section for Area of Practice enter Family Law.
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