Dr. Phil – “‘My ex is shaking me down for money after falsely accusing me of a crime'”

Robyn claims that Steve is a deadbeat dad who is just trying to avoid financial responsibility

HOLLYWOOD, Calif. (CBS) – Steve and his fiancée, Jen, claim his ex, Robyn, coached his 12-year-old daughter, Alyssa, to accuse him of sexual abuse.

Although authorities closed the case after investigating, Steve and Jen say they’re still struggling financially as a result of the investigation and do not want to pay child support.

Robyn claims that Steve is a deadbeat dad who is just trying to avoid financial responsibility.

Estate management attorney and author Ann Margaret Carrozza discusses the financial impacts of raising children with an ex and the repercussions of not paying child support, as discussed in her first book, Love and Money: Protecting Yourself from Angry Exes, Wacky Relatives, Con Artists, and Inner Demons, which includes a forward written by Dr. Phil.

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