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Clare, Family Solicitor
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my son is 17 yars old .His girlfriend 19 years old she tells

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my son is 17 yars old .His girlfriend 19 years old she tells him she is pregnant even though she was on the contreceptive patch. My son told her he didnt want to be a father. Were does he stand finacially
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  Clare replied 2 years ago.
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Thank you for your question.
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I am afraid if his ex really is pregnant and she does keep the baby then your son will be liable for child maintenance (assuming of course that the child is his)
He will have to pay 12% of his Gross Income at most - but should definitely take the opportunity to pay for a DNA test when it is offered
I hope that this is of assistance - please ask if you need further details
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