Definition of nonsupport in English:
Failure to provide for the maintenance of a child, spouse, or other dependent as required by law.
- And if there's someone who could sue for nonsupport, it's Weaver.
- Despite ‘social and legal changes’ the common law of ‘male protection and female dependence’ remained intact by criminalizing nonsupport and desertion.
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