Podcast: Family Law Now

Family Law Now | Ep. 39: Deadbeat Dad Jailed for 4.5 Years for Failing to Pay Nearly $250K in Child Support

Written by Russell Alexander ria@russellalexander.com / (905) 655-6335

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In a recent controversial Nova Scotia decision, a father who failed to abide by a court order requiring him to pay nearly $247,000 in unpaid child support was sentenced to 4.5 years’ incarceration for contempt of court. Russell Alexander and three of the experienced family lawyers on his team, Margie Primero-Pimentel, Brittany Whalen, and Rick Peticca share their analysis of the case, respond to the decision, and question the legislation. Tune in to Family Law Now.

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Deadbeat Dad Jailed for 4.5 Years for Failing to Pay Nearly $250K in Child Support


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Russell Alexander

Russell Alexander is the founder of Russell Alexander Collaborative Family Lawyers and is the firm’s senior partner. At Russell Alexander, our focus is exclusively family law, offering pre-separation legal advice and assisting clients with family related issues, including: custody and access, separation agreements, child and spousal support, division of family property, paternity disputes, and enforcement of court orders. We have locations in Toronto, Markham, Whitby (Brooklin), Oshawa, Concord, Lindsay, and Peterborough.

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