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My Husband died. Am I responsible to pay his medical bills

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My Husband died. Am I responsible to pay his medical bills?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  Loren replied 7 years ago.

Hello,

 

I am sorry for your loss.

 

In most states a spouse may be held responsible for a deceased spouse's medical bills under the Family Necessaries Doctrine.

 

Good luck.

Customer: replied 7 years ago.
I was not satisfied with the answer. The lawyer was not from New Jersey and her information was general not specific to New Jersey Law. I contacted a Public defender in New Jersey. He can help me therefore I want my $15.00 back