Unformatted text preview: The following additional authority is relevant to the issues discussed in this section: In contempt proceedings against wife for violating certain provisions of parties' divorce decree, trial court had authority to award husband attorney fees under statute authorizing attorney fees "[i]n all actions for divorce or for the recovery of alimony, maintenance or support in which a judgment of divorce has been issued or is pending and a contempt of court citation has been made against either party," although wife was held in contempt for violation of portions of decree relating to division of property, repair of former marital home and visitation, where, in addition to contempt finding, decree of court included change in custody of one of parties' children and reduction in child support. Hudson v. Hudson, 494 So. 2d 664 (Ala. Civ. App. 1986)....
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- Spring '04
- child support, legal costs, husband attorney, husband attorney fees, Lawyers Co-operative Publishing