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wife had an inheritance from her father during the marriage which she has been spending since but also gave up some of which she was left to her brother now argues to keep it all to her self and demand half the equity in the family home they have been divorced some months now ex husband being asked to find a suitible house for ex wife question is not half and half
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Hallo

 

Can you clarify your question please? Are you asking if an equal split is likely or is it related to the inheritance?

 

Thanks

 

Ben

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is inheritance part of settlement
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