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Can Adopted Children in the USA be disinherited

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Can Adopted Children in the USA be disinherited?
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Estate Law
Expert:  Dimitry Esquire replied 6 years ago.
Thank you for your question.

Simply put, yes. Very few states require that the parent leave something for their children in the will instrument, and a savvy attorney can provide you with some options as to how to properly disinherit without invalidating the wil.

Hope that helps.

Edited by Dimitry Alexander Kaplun on 2/16/2010 at 9:05 PM EST
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