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Wednesday, 12 June 2013 00:00

The Clash over Spousal Support

 You may have seen a May issue of Time magazine that had an article on alimony, which is called spousal support in California.[1] The article details the growing movements challenging permanent spousal support, the kind that is paid until a spouse dies or the recipient remarries.

There are two sides to this issue. Those in favor of spousal support say the payments are justified because those spouses who may have stayed at home for many years gave up time not pursuing a career, not building marketable skills and not networking. According to the article, on the other side are a growing number of second wives who are seeking spousal support reform, claiming that their husbands may not be able to pay their spousal support.

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