This assignment is intended to familiarize you with your state’s laws concerning support.
- Do not forget to include references for your research. The citations should be in proper form.
- Answer the following:
- What factors does your state take into consideration when deciding on whether alimony is appropriate?
- Does your state recognize permanent alimony?
- In your state, under what circumstances is alimony terminated?
- What is your state’s stance regarding professional degrees? Will the future earning be taken into consideration during support hearings?
- Must a spouse meet certain criteria in your state to seek a support order modification?
- If you can receive alimony in your state, is it taxable? If so, to whom?
- My State is ALABAMA