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A Look at New Jersey’s Child Support Hearing Officer Program

In the mid-1980s, the New Jersey Superior Court created the Child Support Hearing Officer Program as a way to speed up child support cases. A child support hearing officer is a lawyer or other qualified professional who assesses the evidence in a case. From there, he or she makes a recommendation to the judge. Even … Continue reading A Look at New Jersey’s Child Support Hearing Officer Program