Penniless ex-husband seeking downward variation of $6000/month maintenance for ex-wife on High Court case

Number of View: 308 Hi Gilbert I am glad I found this forum. God bless you for doing this noble job. I got divorced in Singapore last year. My case went to the High Court because my assets were slightly over the prescribed limit. As per the court order most of my cash has been handed over to my wife. I am now left with only my CPF and a few shares. (1) I have a  son who started his university education overseas in 2014. The court order made an assumption that his education expenses would be SGD 50,000 per …

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Permanent resident of two kids received PPO, made to pay $2000 maintenance and going homeless

Number of View: 349 Hi Gilbert, I am a father of 2 kids, 40 years old and I have been going through a bad marriage for last 6 -7 years. Recently my wife got a PPO against me. I didn’t commit any violence, but still the court awarded the PPO. At the time of PPO hearing I didn’t product any evidence to prove my innocence as I knew I didn’t do anything. Following this,  she has also filed a maintenance application and this was  heard on the next day of PPO hearing. The judge heard the maintenance case but was …

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