Man ordered to pay ex-wife $179Okay after she left profession to care for teenagers


An Argentinian courtroom reportedly ordered a person to pay his ex-wife $179,000 after she left her profession to boost their household and deal with the family.

A girl, recognized in courtroom as M.L., married her husband in 1982, however the pair divorced in 2009, and the girl, now 70, was unable to discover a job regardless of her having a level in economics, in response to Argentinian outlet Clarin.

The girl struggled whereas her husband was stated to have “had fun”, in response to the outlet.

Decide Victoria Famá evaluated the quantity of labor the girl put into caring for the house and household compared to the work he did to achieve a verdict through which he must pay her $179,000 (eight million pesos) in damages, the outlet reported.

“The financial dependence of wives on their husbands is likely one of the central mechanisms by which ladies are subordinated to society,” the decision reportedly learn.

“In most households, ladies nonetheless primarily assume the burden of home chores and the care of kids, even once they carry out some exterior exercise.”

Famá reportedly stated that had the girl by no means left a profession to deal with the family, the compensation would have completely different.