Thursday, September 18, 2008

Superior Court 9/18/08 - R.C. v. J.S.

R.C. v. J.S.
No. 1174 WDA 2008 2008 PA Super 219 Atlantic: n/a Filed: 9/18/2008
Appeal from the Order of May 24, 2007,in the Court of Common Pleas of Allegheny County,Family Court Division, at No. FD 95-09765-016.
Before: STEVENS and BOWES, JJ. and MCEWEN, P.J.E.
Opinion by: BOWES, J.
The question presented on appeal is whether child support can be suspended based upon a temporary institutionalization of the child. We answer that inquiry in the negative and therefore reverse.

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1 comment:

Anonymous said...

I would believe that the support still be active and garnished. It should be in the interest of the child that the custodial parent still continue the same lifestyle, therefor granting the child a stable home when the child returns.