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Case No. 18-0911

In re the Marriage of Ramundo

Timothy Michael Ramundo, Petitioner-Appellant

Lisa Mary Ramundo, Respondent-Appellee

Attorney for Appellant

Allison M. Heffern and Kerry A. Finley

Attorney for Appellee

Mark D. Fisher and Frank J. Nidey

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
May 15, 2019

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Linn County, Mary E. Chicchelly, Judge.  AFFIRMED ON APPEAL AND CROSS-APPEAL.  Considered by Potterfield, P.J., and Tabor and Bower, JJ.  Opinion by Tabor, J.  (10 pages)

            Former spouses appeal and cross-appeal the district court’s reduction of the husband’s alimony payments.  Both also request appellate attorney fees.  OPINION HOLDS: The former wife’s move to full-time employment and the tripling of her salary constitutes a substantial change in circumstances, and considering other relevant factors, we affirm the district court’s decision to reduce the alimony obligation.  We award the former wife appellate attorney fees. 

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