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Allen Iverson’s divorce from his high school sweetheart, Tawanna Iverson was finalized months ago. AI was ordered to pay Tawanna $8K a month for their five children. AI hasn’t paid up and now Tawanna has taken him back to court for the $40K he’s past due and if he’s not so inclined to do so, she wants him to be thrown in jail. Allen just turned 28 on June 7th. If you recall during the divorce proceedings, the judge in the trial stated that he was a faulty parent who “does not know how to manage the children” and he “has been a hindrance to their spiritual and emotional growth and development.” AI is also alleged to have money issues at one point he declared he didn’t have enough money to buy a cheeseburger. source
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At this point, Allen Iverson is essentially Exhibit A when looking at what not to do as an athlete to set yourself up for a comfortable life after your playing days. According to a story originally reported by The Washington Post, Iverson is basically broke because of his poor budgeting habits during his NBA career.
Now, things may be getting even worse for the former All-Star.
The last time A.I. was in court the judge called him a drunken horrible parent and ordered him to pay $8k a month in Child Support for his 5 kids by his Ex-Wife Tawanna Iverson.
Tawanna says he hasn’t made one payment and wants him thrown in jail if he doesn’t pay according to TMZ.
Tawanna, has filed docs with the court saying that Iverson has failed to honor the child support...
Last we checked in on Allen Iverson’s divorce, the former NBA star was being scolded by the judge in the case for being a poor parent. It sounds like Iverson’s irresponsibility has continued. According to TMZ, Iverson’s ex-wife, Tawanna, has filed more documents with the court. She reportedly claims that Iverson has failed to make [...]
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