***THIS IS A MUST READ*** Punishment for a first offense for failure to pay child support is a fine, up to 6 months in prison, or both. In the case of a second or subsequent offense or a case when the obligation has been unpaid for longer than 2 years or is more than $10,000, the punishment increases to a fine of up to $250,000, 2 years in prison, or both. Noncustodial parents convicted of these offenses must also pay restitution and/or settlements of the child support amount owed.
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Children living in transition : helping homeless and foster care children and families / Cheryl Zlotnick, editor: Sharing the daily struggles of children and families residing in transitional situations (homelessness or because of risk of homelessness, being connected with the child welfare system, or being new immigrants in temporary housing), this text recommends strategies for delivering mental health and intensive case-management services that maintain family integrity and stability.
A summary of Kate’s first royal duty of 2017: Today, the duchess visited the Anna Freud Children Centre to learn about how the centre supports families who have children under the age of five. The engagement marked her continued desire to draw attention to child mental health issues and the importance of early intervention. 'Parenting is tough,' said Kate. 'And with the history and all the things and the experiences you've all witnessed, to do that on top of your own anxieties, and the lack…