State/Prov. : California
Case name : In re Marriage of Hofer
Case # : No. B228461, August 15, 2012
Court : California Court of Appeal, Second District, Division 6
Reviewed by : Laura Morgan
Main issue : Procedure
Under appellate disentitlement doctrine, husband’s refusal to comply with three trial court orders to disclose his financial circumstances in dissolution proceeding required dismissal of appeal challenging the sufficiency of the evidence of his financial circumstances to support an order for him to pay wife’s attorney fees based on the parties’ income and needs.
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