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In Massachusetts law, given a presumption of paternity owing to a child being born in-wedlock, but with DNA that shows the child is not biologically related to the presumptive father, would such a child inherit through (as opposed to from) that presumptive father, say from a grandmother of the presumptive father who left assets to her issue?
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Because the child was born in wedlock, they will get all the same rights as a child who is biologically related to the father. So, yes, they would still be able to inherit from a grandparent unless paternity had been disestablished at some point before it became too late.

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