Saturday, January 26, 2019
From The Indiana Lawyer:
A man who previously won his argument that the money garnished for his child support should not be included in determining his Medicaid liability was reversed Wednesday, when an appellate panel determined the Indiana Family and Social Services Administration’s interpretation of Medicaid statutes and regulations were reasonable.
Lance Patterson lives in a Middletown nursing home as a result of his chronic heart failure, diabetes, and various other medical issues. Due to his failure to pay child support while his adult daughter was a minor, Patterson accumulated a child support arrearage of more than $56,000, for which he was issued a garnishment order.
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