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My mother died in 2010 leaving the house to 4 kids one lived in the house should the rest of us be liable for her bills over these 8 years

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She is now in a mental ward so we have to get court approval to sell the house

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My other sister waNts upkeep of the house but why should anyone else pay that who did not live their. I think she is making up bills to pad her pocket
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