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					SUPREME COURT OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK
COUNTY OF
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                                          Plaintiff,                                     Index No.:


          -against-                                                                ORDER OF
                                                                               CONTEMPT AND ARREST
                                            Defendant.
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                                        ,              J.:


          Upon the foregoing papers and after a hearing on the record on                              , the motion to hold
Plaintiff /Defendant                                                           in civil contempt is granted pursuant to a
decision on the record.
          The court finds, as set forth on the record, that Plaintiff /Defendant                                        has
wilfully failed to obey this court’s prior order dated                                     directing Plaintiff /Defendant
                                                           to pay attorney’s fees of $           ; this court’s order dated
                      directing Plaintiff /Defendant                                                         to pay $
          in child support arrears and attorney’s fees of $                          and this court’s order dated
             directing Plaintiff /Defendant                                                      to pay outstanding child
support and maintenance directly to Plaintiff /Defendant                                                         ; and it is
further
          ORDERED, that Plaintiff /Defendant                                                           may purge of said
contempt by paying the fine as follows:




          ORDERED, that Plaintiff‘s/Defendant’s disobedience actually did defeat, impair, impede or
prejudice the rights and remedies of Plaintiff /Defendant                                                        ; and it is
further
          ORDERED, that sequestration, posting of a bond and/or entry of a judgment would not lie or would
be ineffectual; and it is further


          ORDERED, that Plaintiff / Defendant                                                              be and hereby
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is fined the sum of $                   ; and it is further
         ORDERED, that the Sheriff or the County of                             be and hereby is directed, upon
delivery to him/her of a duly certified copy of this order, to collect the fines hereby imposed upon said
defendant, and pay the same over to the Plaintiff herein; and it is further
         ORDERED, that the Plaintiff / Defendant                                                    by reason of
his/her misconduct and disobedience and neglect and refusal to comply with said order be and hereby is
committed and directed to be imprisoned in the common or county jail of the City of                           in
which he/she shall be found there to remain charged with contempt until he/she shall have paid to the Sheriff
his/her fees and fine; and it is further
         ORDERED, that the Sheriff of the City of                         upon delivery of a copy of this order
certified by the Clerk of the Court, shall forthwith on receipt thereof, and without further process, take the
body of Plaintiff /Defendant                                             and deliver such to the Commissioner
of Corrections of the City of                     to be detained in close custody until he/she shall pay the fine
of $                   together with Sheriff’s fees, or until he/she shall otherwise be discharged by law.




Dated:




                                                                                  J.S.C.




Order of Contempt and Arrest
September 2004

				
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