Taylor agrees to pay higher child support in NJ
Former NFL great Lawrence Taylor has settled a child support
case involving a New Jersey woman.
An attorney for the 12-year-old girl’s mother says Taylor agreed
Wednesday at a court hearing in Hackensack to pay $650 per
The mother, Ebony Washington of Secaucus (sih-KAW’-kuhs), had
been receiving about $450 per week and had sought more money.
Taylor had sought to have the amount decreased.
Attorney Debra Weisberg says Taylor also must pay about $20,000
to Washington and $30,000 to a joint accountant.
Taylor led the New York Giants to Super Bowl titles in 1987 and
Since retiring, he has been arrested several times on drug
charges. This year, he pleaded guilty to sexual misconduct and
patronizing a prostitute, requiring him to register as a sex