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For example, if a parent with custody of a child separates from their marriage or common-law spouse who is not the child’s birth parent, both the child’s other birth parent and the step-parent may have a legal duty to pay child support.
A biological father has a legal duty to support his child financially even if he has never been married to, or lived with, the child’s mother.
More than one parent can have a legal duty to pay child support for the same child.
In his mind, you are worthless, you deserve nothing. Get a support group of therapists, friends, family members.
Make sure therapists understand narcissism and can testify in your behalf in court. Ask who the “pit bull” lawyers are so you can interview them. Try and find one that gives you some breathing space in terms of how they charge. Get your ducks in order and do all you can and be prepared before you announce you want a divorce.
The legal system is adversarial and full of men and women with tremendous needs for power. You need financial assets to protect yourself and your children. Interview attorneys and make a plan before you tell your spouse what you are doing. The verbal abuser becomes enraged when faced with a partner who has found the power to leave and feels justified in his behavior.
We are dealing with narcissists who are already damaged and primed to do battle. He or she may want to punish you and this can go on for a very long time.