Pay R1.5m or go to jail, judge tells doctor who slashed payments to ex

04 November 2020 - 12:32 By dave chambers

A wealthy doctor who told his ex-wife he was no longer "willing to fund you lying on your couch every day" faces two years behind bars if he doesn’t pay her R1.5m within a month.

The Cape Town specialist, who earns R3m a year and has an extensive property portfolio, reduced monthly maintenance payments from R63,000 to R10,000, telling his ex-wife to "go and earn your own money"...

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