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Many Minnesota parents who get divorced and take custody of their kids are entitled to child support payments, but their exes sometimes fail to pay. In some cases, these individuals seek to evade their obligations by ignoring communication attempts or failing to respond to lawful court orders. Custodial parents who face these troublesome situations may find it necessary to turn to the authorities for assistance.

Each state has its own unique methods of locating deadbeat parents following a divorce. In addition to garnishing the wages of absent exes in order to pay child support, individual jurisdictions can take actions like publishing the identities of absent parents using billboards, internet databases and other means. According to experts, however, these methods may lack the desired impact, and non-compliant parents can continue to evade their duties simply by relocating to other states or working under the table.

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