Men are far more likely to contemplate suicide than women.
Th[is] ruling means the burden of proof, the serving of summons notices and disclosure of documents will now be improved to a level similar to criminal proceedings – which is only fair if people are threatened with the ultimate sanction of imprisonment.” No one will be surprised to hear that the Department for Work and Pensions is unhappy with the judgement.
Nevertheless, as much as many would like it, we must resist the temptation to paint all non-resident fathers as victims.
As any family lawyer will confirm, there is no shortage in this world of fathers who cannot or will not do the right thing by their children, nor of single mothers in need.
The crap that we mothers have to put up with because of vindictive, twisted ex partners is horrendous.
I should be the one on sickness benefit, he gave me a breakdown. I wouldn’t be so quick to discount suicidal thoughts.