Is my husband supposed to give me spouse support? 1 Answers as of June 02, 2011
My husband moved out and got his own apartment in January the day I started school. The only bill he pays is cable and insurance, which only total 150.00. He gets $2500 a month retirement, and I am a full time student and make $8.00 an hour. I cannot pay my rent or bills. I did not ask for money, but recently found out he is still doing drugs and spends over $800 a month on cocaine. Is he legally responsible to give me a little financial help? We have been married 5 years, and no children
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In Ohio you would likely be eligible for between one and two years of spousal support during the divorce process and after the divorce decree. Assuming you want to proceed with a divorce, please seek local counsel.
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