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Do ex-husbands stop paying alimony if they re-marry?

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Asked by Imogine at 9:37 PM on May. 18, 2012 in Relationships

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  • I think it's if their ex-spouse remarries. But I could be wrong and I also think it depends on the state

    Answer by BrawnwynII at 9:39 PM on May. 18, 2012

  • no, they have to continue topay the alimony until the court order states it stops.
    My hubby had to pay alimony for 5 years regardless of whether his ex remarried or not

    Answer by luvmygrandbaby at 9:40 PM on May. 18, 2012

  • if the ex husband remarries- not that i know of
    if the ex wife remarries- would be included in the court order

    Answer by feralxat at 9:40 PM on May. 18, 2012

  • idk

    Answer by smiley745 at 10:39 PM on May. 18, 2012

  • There would be a lot of men remarrying as quickly as they could if that were the case.

    Answer by Ginger0104 at 10:40 PM on May. 18, 2012

  • No they stop when you get re-married.

    Answer by Confused239 at 1:24 PM on May. 19, 2012

  • Nope. We had to continue paying her $$$ after we got married. She's the one who would lose it if she got married. That's why she lives with her boyfriend instead of marrying him (the guy she cheated with when she left my DH 6 years ago).

    Answer by KarenT214 at 5:46 PM on May. 19, 2012

  • That's bullshit. But I'm just asking for research purposes. Nothing personal going on. :)

    Comment by Imogine (original poster) at 8:31 PM on May. 19, 2012

  • IN my state the court sets a time, like a year.

    Answer by Sarah961 at 2:28 AM on May. 20, 2012

  • No, alimony is either paid until the receiving marries or for a certain amount of time. The paying spouse remarrying has no impact on alimony

    Answer by JLS2388 at 1:57 PM on May. 20, 2012

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