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Yes the courts will award child support if the paternity test proves that he is the father. But that doesn't mean he will pay it.

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Q: If your husband abandoned you and your 7-year-old child at 2 months and has served you divorce papers and says child is not his will the courts award child support if paternity test proves him the dad?
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Wife abandon husband?

Many wives have abandoned husbands over the years. An attorney can file divorce papers and the husband will be granted a divorce.

What rights does a wife have in a paternity situation if her husband cheats a gets another woman pregnant?

You have no rights in the paternity suit. You ARE NOT biologically involved. The only rights you have is if you want to divorce your husband for adultery and if you have any children with him, for support/alimony.

My husband and I are going through a divorce and you found out that i am pregnant what is the court or judge going to ask of me?

Hopefully for a paternity test

If you marriage for 20 years and your husband abandoned you are you still considered married?

You are still married. ANSWER: Yes you are, and the only way you can be divorce from him is when you or him file for a divorce..

My Husband abandoned me and my kids but fathered another child with the woman he cheated on me with but wont tell me where he is so i can divorce him what can i do to find him?

He doesnt have to be there for you devorce him if you have been abandoned.

Can you get a divorce in Arkansas if you are pregnant by someone other than your husband and you have a paternity test done prior to the baby being born?

You can get a divorce under any circumstances. If you are carrying another man's child, it may not be your decision. Your husband may make that decision for you.

How can you get a divorce from a missing husband?

It's called abandonment, and it's cause for an at-fault divorce. You don't need "consent" to divorce the spouse who has abandoned you. how long must spouse be gone, to count as abandonment days, weeks, months or years?

Can you get a divorce finalized if you are pregnant in Kentucky?

No. While pregnant in the state of KY a divorce cannot be finalized. Furthermore, the child legally belongs to the husband, even if it is not biologically his. And when the time to divorce arrives all parties involved must sign affidavits of paternity of the child.

When did women gain the right to divorce?

In the UK women gained the right to divorce in 1857 In Canada women gained the right to divorce their husbands in 1925 but only if he committed adultery, But in 1930 a woman could also divorce her husband if he abandoned her for over 2 years.

Wife abandoned me 7 yrs ago and left to Mexico How can you get a divorce from her i live in California she wont give me a divorce?

It is the court - not the wife (or husband) who grants the divorce. In most states, if one spouse files for a divorce, the court will grant the divorce (assuming there are no jurisdictional issues). She may not want a divorce, she may not agree to a divorce, but she cannot prevent you from obtaining a divorce.

Is it legal for a wife to obtain a signature from a mental patient who has a husband and has no knowledge of signing a divorce?

I was in the mental hospital. My wife cordially got my signature on a divorce paper that I had abandoned her, nine years later. My wife died, I found out she had bought a divorce. While I was in the hospital. Can I get my divorce overturned

What can you do if your husband lives in NY and sent you divorce papers in CA and said if you don't sign he say your 7-year-old son who he abandoned at 2 months isn't his and you can't afforda lawyer?

Call legal aid. Or call the divorce court in which the divorce will take place. They will help you find legal counsel. It doesnt matter if he says that baby isn't his. They will make him take a paternity test and then he will have to pay child support, whether or not he thinks he can afford it.

What to do when my husband abandoned me?

Get a lawyer.

When did Alice walker divorce her husband?

no she did not have a divorce

Is there a divorce policy in Egypt?

Yes, but it is much harder for a wife to divorce her husband than for a husband to divorce his wife in Egypt.

Can your husband filed a divorce in Illinois if you are pregnant?

Yes, your husband can file for a divorce in Illinois if you are pregnant.

Can you be forced to divorce?

no you can not be forced to divorce your husband or wife

What happens if the queen were to divorce her husband?

No divorce allowed

Can a non-biological father refuse to allow a paternity test happen in the state of Louisiana?

The assumption here is that a husband, in the process of a divorce, has filed for custody and the mother is countering it by claiming that he is not the father. She can do this.

Can your husband divorce you in Las Vegas without consent?

can your husband get a divorce in las Vegas without your consent

Did Mia Hamm divorce her first husband?

No Mia Haam has not divorced her husband.Yes, Mia Hamm did divorce her first husband in 2001.

Can you file for divorce if your husband left for Mexico?

You can file for divorce even if your husband was still living at home. However, divorce laws vary by state.

How can you get a divorce from a husband that has abandoned me and 2 kids?

Run an ad in the paper of his last known whereabouts stating your intentions to file for divorce. Be sure to include your lawyer's contact info. You will have to check on the length of time it has to run. When time has expired you file for divorce and it will be granted on grounds of abandonment. Good luck.


Hire a lawyer who specialises in divorce.

Do you have to grant your husband a divorce?

No i do not