Divorced man’s payments to ex-wife could not be ‘ascribed’ to arrears of aliment, judge rules

A divorced father-of-two who was sequestrated after failing to meet his maintenance commitments towards his ex-wife and children has had a petition for suspension of a charge for payment and interdict refused. Crawford Hill argued that payments he made to his former wife Sally-Anne Hunter following his bankruptcy should be ascribed and applied in reduction of the claimed […]