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Santa Clara County, CA: Army servicemember seeks pro bono help with lowering child support payments after default judgment was entered against him without his notice

Tuesday, January 12, 2021

  • Location: Santa Clara County
  • Organization: ABA Military Pro Bono Project (California).
  • Contact:
  • Case Number: 22827

An Army servicemember seeks pro bono assistance with a child support case involving a Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (“SCRA”) issue. The soldier recently noticed that nearly $1,000 was being deducted from his paycheck. He later discovered that while he was on active duty, there was a default judgment entered against him without his prior notice, a violation of the SCRA. He seeks pro bono help to pursue the proper remedy.