In re Marriage of Little (Little v. Little)
|In re Marriage of Little (Little v. Little)|
|Court||Arizona Supreme Court|
|Date decided||March 18, 1999|
Mr & Mrs Little divorced when Mr Little was a Lieutenant in the U.S. Air Force.
Mrs Little was awarded custody of the divorced couple's 2 young children. Mr Little was ordered to pay about $1,200/month in child support.The next year, Mr Little voluntarily resigned from the Air Force to become a full-time law student.
Yes. Some jurisdictions balance multiple factors to determine whether voluntary un-employment justifies modification of a child-support order.Ultimately, the Arizona Supreme Court ruled against Mr Little.