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I was ordered to pay restitution after pledging no contest

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I was ordered to pay restitution after pledging no contest to the charge of misappropriation of public funds $90,000 becoming $200,000+. If I die, do my survivors have to re-pay the remaining (large portion) of that amount?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  CalAttorney2 replied 1 year ago.

No, your heirs are not liable for your debt.

If your estate has inadequate funds to pay the remainder of the debt, it will be uncollectible.

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