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Child's conduct toward parent irrelevant in child support payments

Trial Court erred in failing to follow two-step procedure for determining child support. Child's SSI from Father's disability does not constitute income to Father or credit for Mother. Therefore, the evidence did not support imputation of income to Father. Child's conduct toward Mother does not support a reduction in Mother's obligation to Child, absent evidence of interference in their relationship, presumably by the other parent..
Mark W. Gerlach, Appellant, v. Linda A. (Gerlach) Adair, Respondent. Missouri Court of Appeals Western District