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Contempt

Contempt means willful disobedience of a court order, like a divorce decree. Filing an application for citation of contempt against the party intentionally disobeying a court order is one way to enforce the court order. What is contempt of court in Georgia? The contempt remedy is one of the ways to enforce a court order in Georgia. If a party is found to be … Read More Contempt

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Failure to pay alimony

Failure to pay alimony may cause many issues, including a motion for contempt filed by the former spouse receiving alimony.