Balaam v. Balaam


52 Wis. 2d 20, 28-29, 187 N.W.2d 867 (1971)


A divorced husband should be allowed a fair choice of a means of livelihood and to pursue what he honestly feels are his best opportunities even though he might for the present, at least, be working for a lesser financial return…to base an award on capacity to earn…there should be a finding…of a disregard of his marital obligation….In this case, the husband reduced his income for legitimate business purposes.

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