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Support waived, but contempt for nonpayment (access required)

A husband could be cited for contempt for failure to make agreed-upon periodic payments to his ex-wife, even though she waived spousal support in language incorporated into their final divorce decree. The husband could not avoid the contempt citation by characterizing the payment obligation as a money judgment, the Virginia Court of Appeals said in its ...