North Dakota Alimony / Spousal Support

North Dakota alimony, also referred to as spousal support is the amount of money one spouse pays to the other, by court order or through agreement of the parties, for support and maintenance.

In regards to North Dakota alimony the statutes are very vague. Spousal support is at the discretion of the court.

In North Dakota the court may issue an order requiring a party to pay such support as deemed necessary for the support of a party and minor children of the parties and for the payment of attorney's fees.

According to North Dakota Statute 14-05-24.1. Spousal support- based on the circumstances of the case the court may award spousal support to one party for any period of time. The court has the ability to modify its spousal support orders.

North Dakota statutes regarding alimony can be found here: North Dakota statutes

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