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I am my fathers only living next of kin he has been living with a woman since my mom passed away.He is now in a nursing home with dementia She is also the executor of his will and I am second. Can I contest this will once he is deceased? When he was of sound mind he told me he was leaving her the house which is paid for. Also in the state of Florida after seven years are they considered husband and wife? Do I have a chance contesting this will? Thankyou so much, Maria Louke
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First, the only time you can contest a will is after death.

No, there is no common law marriage in Florida.

You may want to get a guardianship over him now and then also begin investigating what he has been doing with his money as well as his mental health so you can determine at what point he may have become incapacitated and been unable to change his will.

Since you think you want to contest the will you will need to meet with a lawyer to start working out a "game plan".

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