Probate Court & Divorce?

Answer A divorced person can face legal issues when his or her former spouse dies. How the court views the estate and legal heirs in probate is also impacted if a divorce action involving the decedent was... Read More »

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What is probate court?

Most states have a special court to handle the common topic of inheritance and wills, called "probate court". Probate courts resolve disputes over a deceased individual's property, but are not alwa... Read More »

CT Probate Rules of Court?

Connecticut probate rules are numerous and complex, which can make navigating the system even more difficult for family members dealing with the loss of a relative and the handling of the deceased'... Read More »

When did probate court originate?

Probate courts were established between 1720 and 1730. This court wes established to take care of the administration of assets or properties left behind by a deceased person, whether or not he lef... Read More »

Probate Court Judge's Salary?

Probate court judges have a large responsibility. They are responsible for overseeing an estate being passed on after a person dies. They must distribute property deeds, finances and household belo... Read More »