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Stepmother redid my fathers will even though he has

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Stepmother redid my fathers...

Stepmother redid my fathers will even though he has dementia. Is this legal ?

Lawyer's Assistant: Estate laws vary by state. What state are you in?

Texas.

Lawyer's Assistant: What documents or supporting evidence do you have?

My own knowledge but I cannot get documents to support because of Hippa law.

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Is there a document that she could have gotten done to make this new Will legal ?

Submitted: 4 months ago.Category: Legal
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Lawyer: Ray, Lawyer replied 4 months ago

Here any heir has right to contest this as will contest when the father deceases.Texas law allows you to do so when the deceased has lack of capacity.You will need a lawyer to pursue this but it is very possible for a a will here in Texas not to be admitted .

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http://www.texasinheritance.com/contesting-wills-mainmenu-26/how-to-contest-a-will-mainmenu-34/316-learn-how-to-successfully-contest-a-will

You may well have great facts to contest this matter.I appreciate the chance to help you today.Thanks.

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