Man jailed for refusing to pay alimony

A 50-year-old man who has refused to pay his ex wife alimony for the past 10 years is set to be jailed on Friday, the Brabants Dagblad reports.

The man’s debt to his 49-year-old unemployed wife, is now €100,000, the paper says.

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