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November 2014 Archives

Ex-wife of oil billionaire may appeal alimony decision

A nearly $1 billion divorce settlement sounds like a win to most people. However, when you're talking about oil money, it's a different story. That's why Sue Ann Hamm is reportedly considering appealing the ruling that ordered her now-former husband, oil billionaire Harold Hamm, to pay her $972 million. Under the ruling, Hamm is to pay $323 million to his former wife before the first of the year, and then $7 million each month until the balance is paid. That's just the cash. She's also getting two properties totaling almost $20 million and the couple's livestock, among other assets.

Fallout from leaked tape impacting actor's ability to pay support

The fallout from the release of an audiotape in which actor Stephen Collins allegedly admits to sexually molesting underage girls has harmed the former "7th Heaven" star's career so much that he is no longer able to afford his spousal support payments. That's what the actor's attorney has told the court hearing his divorce case as well as the press.

Texas woman seeking child support from Beyonce's father

Matthew Knowles, the father of Beyonce, has reportedly been fathering a new generation of potential music stars. Knowles, who is already paying support for a young child he fathered in 2010, is now facing a paternity suit in Houston over another child born to a different woman.