However, the ecclesiastical courts could order a husband to pay alimony to a wife seeking a separation from him.
Include any bonuses, tips, commissions, alimony , child support, dividends, interest earnings, and government benefits.
His parents were divorced and his family lived off of alimony and child support.
Their husbands refuse to pay alimony or child support.
And the law takes a dim view of marital partners attempting to change how the marriage, divorce, and alimony laws will apply to them once they are already married.
In this case, as it appears that there is a substantial question of domicile to be decided, and as it cannot be determined for several months, the wife is entitled to alimony .
However, by doing so she loses the right to maintenance or alimony which a divorced woman can claim legally.
In other words, if one of Susie's great-grandparents were black, Frank would be entitled to an annulment and relieved of his obligations to provide alimony or child support.
he is said to have paid $300,000 alimony to his first wife
‘These courts protected women's rights to divorce, alimony , child custody and child support,’ she says.