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Journey's Neal Schon

Judge Tells Ex-Wife ...

Get a Job

2/26/2013 12:15 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

0225-neal-amber-schon-article-getty-2Neal Schon just scored a big victory over his ex-wife -- a judge not only shut down her attempt to milk an extra $2,758/month out of the Journey guitarist, but also suggested she get a degree and support herself ... TMZ has learned.

According to court documents, Amber Schon wanted Neal to up his $3,000/month in child support to $5,758.90/month. Amber and Neal have 2 minor children ... Aja and Sophia.

But a family court judge in Minnesota -- where they were divorced in 2007 -- recently ruled against Amber, saying the requested increase was "intended primarily to upgrade her own standard of living."

And what a standard ... according to the documents, Amber's annual expenses include $7,200 for clothing, $5,760 for a storage locker, and $9,600 for birthday parties.

But the most shocking expense -- $2,400 on postage! Apparently, someone hasn't heard of email.

In the docs, the judge says Amber could be earning up to $36,000/year on her own ... if she'd just complete her teaching degree -- and added it's not Neal's fault she failed to "obtain any kind of employment."

Neal tells TMZ, "My concern is with my children and I'm infuriated they are being exploited and used to extort money from me."

It might be time to stop believin' ... for Amber, anyway.

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Lilbubba    

Ok folks, here are FACTS as ruled in a lawsuit Amber brought against Neal for more$$. Judges ruling was filed in the 4th Judicial District Court on 1/23/2013. "...Mother was awarded spousal maintenance for 60 months. Father agreed to pay monthly:...$625 for college expenses; $7500 mortgage until closing of parties homestead. At that time, maintenance was increased to $12,000 thru July 31,2010; then decreased to $9,000 thru 7/31/2012. Mother was to obtain her teaching degree & become self-supporting during this period. Mother also rec'd a cash settlement. Father ha made all monthly support pmts in a timely manner; in addition, has paid children's medical insured & uninsured medical expenses. He's also paid for children's education & other non-medical expenses in avg monthly amounts of: 2009 -$938. 2010-$2545. 2011-$1258 2012-$2228. All above info is Public Record. Copy of the Ruling can be had for few $$ at Court House in Hennepin Co Family, MN

565 days ago
62.

Hey Jude     

Geeeezzz Judy what happened to yours and Ambers Radar on line blogs?!? Back paddle as fast as you can ..,

564 days ago
63.

Hey Jude     

Judy Amber Clint and Clay have you seen CelebTV.com? You know the one that jumped on you slanderous s**ty fake story. We it seems now that Everybody's seeing the real deal. You've all stepped in a bit of smelly S**T... Karma ... Ill pray for Aja and Sophie... That there not poisoned by your disturbing nasty hate and Narcissism... Shut up and go away - Work!!! Like the rest of US...

564 days ago
64.

The Real Deal    

So who's doing the harassing now?

535 days ago
65.

The Real Deal    

BULLIES!!!

535 days ago
66.

Nona    

Hey Jude, itsasecret and other commentators defending Neal and Michael here is none other than Michaele. The Bottom line here is while she only cares about her diamond ring, her Bentley and other things that Neal's money can buy her, it is Amber that got the best of Neal--two beautiful little daughters.

533 days ago
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