July 2016 | 196 So.3d 224 (Miss. Ct. App. 2016)

Harris v. Porter (Mississippi 2016)

A child’s decision to attend college may be a material change in circumstances that warrant modifying child support. By statute, additional expenses can be added to a support amount, such as college tuition. The father in this case claimed the obligation to pay for half his child’s college expenses would seriously affect his lifestyle; however, the court reviewed his documents and found he had the ability to assist.

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