A: Is the Court Order which set child support issued from a South Carolina court? If so, and you and the child are still in S.C., then the court retains jurisdiction. You should file a Rule to Show Cause against her (don't wait for the clerk of Court to do it), and part of the relief you request is that she pays through the Clerk of Court's office. By doing so, she MUST pay through the court or she will not get credit for it. I strongly urge you to get an attorney who can make the appropriate arguments for you.
Bart C. Durham III, Assistant Attorney General of Tennessee, argued the cause for petitioner. With him on the brief was David M. Pack, Attorney General.
Michael Meltsner argued the cause for respondent. With him on the brief were Jack Greenberg, Anthony G. Amsterdam, Avon N. Williams, Jr., and Z. Alexander Looby.
Louis J. Lefkowitz, Attorney General of New York, pro se, Samuel A. Hirshowitz, First Assistant Attorney General, and Maria L. Marcus, Assistant Attorney General, filed a brief for the Attorney General of New York as amicus curiae urging reversal.
Shirley Fingerhood, Richard G. Green, Burt Neuborne, and Melvin L. Wulf filed a brief for the American Civil
Liberties Union as amicus curiae urging affirmance. ... Read More