In this case, the parties are undergoing divorce proceedings. In the interim, the Wife sought maintenance of $1,000 against the Husband for their children’s maintenance.

Having considered the evidence, the Court found that the Husband and neglected to provide maintenance for the children, On further consideration of the children’s needs and the respective parent’s ability to pay for maintenance, the Court ordered the Husband to start paying maintenance of $1,000 per month immediately.

Summary: If a Husband neglects to provide financially for the children, the Court will order him to pay maintenance immediately.

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