Consequences for non payment of alimony


#1

how can court order go in effect for alimony? what will happen? are we talking ganishment or jail? if no money is paid will the judge still give me my divorce or what will happen? i understand you said she can take me back to court but if i still have no money then what?


#2

A court order may state that alimony be paid though a wage withholding order, or may order the payor to make payments directly.
If alimony is not paid and a motion for contempt is made by the payee, the judge, at his or her discretion may order jail time until payments are up to date.