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Dear JACUSTOMER - If your order to carry insurance state that it applied only if you were able to get insurance then you cannot be held in contempt for not having insurance once you lost your job. As far as suing each other for all these various expenses, I seriously doubt that the court is going to order any return of monies already paid if they were pursuant to the court order. I also believe he will have a difficult time getting paid for a 3 year old bill which was never submitted according to the terms of the decree.
The courts can generally tell when a party is filing a motion out of spite and based on the facts presented it would seem that that is the case in this situation. It would only compound the problem if you started to file similar motions to get a return of money paid according to the decree. If think I would just argue against his contempt claims and not make yourself look like him being out for revenge.
This has nothing to do with precedent. It is simply facts. If the order said you had to maintain the insurance so long as it was affordable or available and it was not affordable or available then there was no contempt. That should be your defense.
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