In State Laws
If a married woman gets pregnant with another man's child does the husband still have to pay child support when he finds out the child isn't his?
No! The baby isn't his, why should he have to pay for it? If the real father decided not to stay, he could be taken to court for support. The law assumes that when a marrie…d woman has a baby it belongs to her husband. Even with DNA proof that would exonerate the father as the biological contributor, the answer is YES. A man who finds himself in this type of situation should consult with an attorney in his jurisdiction who can explain his options, responsibilities and legal rights. (MORE)