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Clare, Family Solicitor
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Experience:  I have been a solicitor in High Street Practise since 1985 and have specialised in Family Law for the last 10 years
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I have a 16 year old son who lives with his mother and

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Hi,
I have a 16 year old son who lives with his mother and is smoking drugs everyday. I have tried to get her support in trying to stop him but he seems to have a hold on her, she has told me that she has even got it for him to stop him getting caught.
I have told her unless she agrees to stop him I will cut off her financial support, where do I stand on this and what should I do?
Thankyou for your time
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  Clare replied 2 years ago.
Hi
Thank you for your question.
My name is ***** ***** I will do my best to help you
It is not good news i am afraid.
You certainly cannot stop paying maintenance - whether Child or Spouse.
You CAN approach his Doctor, his School and Social Services about the issues and seek their assistance
You can find more help here
http://www.talktofrank.com/worried-about-a-child
I hope that this assists -please ask if you need further details
Clare
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