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i need to respond with a written answer with the clerk who issued this citation for " child support and medical support order to appear and show cause".
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Good morning, What is the basis for which this was ordered? Can you share with me some more information?

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Motion for enforcement of child support and medical support
Customer reply replied 1 year ago
But I have 20 days to file a written answer with the clerk who issued a citation by 10 a.m. what do I need to respond with
Family Lawyer: FamilyAnswer, Lawyer replied 1 year ago

Thank you. You need to respond and address the basis for which they are looking to enforce the support. If it has not been paid as ordered, you need to show good cause and explain why this was the case. You need to show that it was through no fault of your own and why you can pay or present evidence to show what is preventing you from doing so. In these types of motions and hearing, the burden is on you, to show why you failed to comply with the court order. You want to respond to each and every allegation and then be ready to appear and argue/support the circumstances.

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