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Yes if she is entitled to child support after all of the calculations are done. Immigration status has no bearing on child support.

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Q: Can illegal immigrant mother living in Arizona collect child support from US citizen father with joint custody?
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Can a non-US citizen go to court for custody in us courts?

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