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Under Washington law, your divorce automatically invalidated the beneficiary designation. RCW 11.07.010. You'd only have a right to inherit if your husband affirmed that designation after the divorce by signing a new document. That means that the proceeds of his life insurance will go to his estate. The executor of the estate will distribute the assets based on his will, if he had one, or the money will go to the children if he didn't have a will (unless he remarried, which could change things). But you unfortunately do not have any rights to inherit as the ex-spouse, even if your name is ***** ***** the designation. Whoever is settling the estate will need to get a copy of your divorce decree to access the money.
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It depends on whether he left a will. If he didn't, the children are entitled to half. RCW 11.04.015. If he did, the will controls everything.