Dad Overpays Outstanding Child Support And Still Winds Up In Jail

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Judge Millard wound up sentencing Hall to six months in jail.

Hall told My Fox Houston, “When she said ‘I remand you to the Harris County Jail for 180 days’ my mouth just dropped. I can’t be there for my son in jail. I can’t pay child support in jail. This is not in the best interest of the child.”

Now Quanell X, who is a community activist, has involved himself in Hall’s case and is demanding that the state’s judicial board investigate this travesty of justice. “The court failed the child,” he told My Fox Houston. “The court failed Mr. Hall. The system broke down.”

Judge Millard says that a motion of reconsideration could have been filed which would have allowed her to hear both Hall and his ex wife’s arguments again.

Meanwhile Hall, who must turn himself in to begin serving his 180-day sentence in a few days, is having his attorney appeal the case.

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9 thoughts on “Dad Overpays Outstanding Child Support And Still Winds Up In Jail

  1. This is exactly why we have dead beat daddy’s in this world that hide from the mother and the child. He did what he was supposed to do.

  2. There should be a class action lawsuit against the Friend of the Court nationally …for reform and punishment for all the mistakes and unethical practices it and it’s employees do to people…Lawyers, any takers…?

  3. Wow let’s see he goes to jail loses everthing and the state then takes care of him in jail!!! How ignorant is this???? When he gets out he now probably has no job no where to live but i guess the stupid judge made her point huh????

  4. There are cases like this and worst than this (such as mine) all over America..and most are powerless to do anything about It because we can’t afford lawyers and in some cases the lawyers are powerless. Friend of the Court needs to be exposed for the fraud it is…

  5. my roomate’s half-sister makes $83 an hour on the internet. She has been unemployed for 9 months but last month her payment was $21555 just working on the internet for a few hours. check it out,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,

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