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My daughter who is nearly 21 wants me to increase her maintenance
My daughter who is nearly 21 wants me to increase her maintenance from R1500 to R5000. . She.is at rhodes uni . I have had 10 days contact in 20 years . I earn 12000 , I have just received a lawyers l… read more
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Hi,I signed a divorce settlement agreement which has come
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I just want to find out, if a girl is pregnant and not married,
I just want to find out, if a girl is pregnant and not married, and the father of the child don't want to do anything with the baby, can she summon him for maintenance now during the pregnancy and wha… read more
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I am a 26 yr old teacher- I have a son of 18 months. I decided
I am a 26 yr old teacher- I have a son of 18 months. I decided to get a divorce. My husband is aggressive,threatening, intimidating. I am living with my parents. My husband has a lot of money. We are … read more
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This question relates to family law in South Africa. I
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What is the legal procedure regarding child maintenance. Does
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Hi there I am married to a man with an illegitimate child.
Hi there I am married to a man with an illegitimate child. He has never lived with the mother or provided a home for her. He requested her to have an abortion or give the child up for adoption but she… read more
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Hi My child is now 19 years old . I paid child maintenance
Hi My child is now 19 years old . I paid child maintenance up to 18 years of age . Her tertiary studies are being paid by me in full . I have recieved a request from my ex for maintenance backdated by… read more
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hi there please can you advise what rights a father has
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Good Morning. I have a male friend who is filing for divorce
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In South Africa, does an unmarrried mother have to apply/ go
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