Jermaine Jackson faces jail after falling $30,000 behind in child support

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Jermaine Jackson could be the next celebrity arrested and jailed. According to reports, Jackson’s ex-wife, Alejandra Jackson, went to authorities because Jackson fell behind in his child support payments for his two teenage sons, Jermajesty and Jaafar.

The courts ordered Jackson to pay $36,000 per year in support for his sons, but Alejandra claims that Jackson owes $30,000. As a result Jackson faces 12 counts of contempt and could serve 60 days in jail.

This isn’t the first time Jackson has dealt with child support issues. He owed $90,000 in 2011, before settling for $80,000 with Alejandra.

 

A.R. Shaw
A.R. Shaw

A.R. Shaw is an author and journalist who documents culture, politics, and entertainment. He has covered The Obama White House, the summer Olympics in London, and currently serves as Lifestyle Editor for Rolling Out magazine. Shaw's latest book, Trap History, delves into the history and global dominance of Trap music. Follow his journey on Twitter @arshaw and Instagram @arshaw23.



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