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What are the steps in a California probate case?

Not all families and heirs must go through probate in California, so understanding whether or not probate is required in your case is the first step in estate administration. If you determine that probate is required, the California courts provide a series of steps for the process.

Heirs in dispute over spirit and letter of actor's wishes

The heirs of Robin Williams, including his widow and children from his first and second marriages, are in a dispute over what the actor really meant when he laid out his estate plan. Both sides have reportedly stated that they are attempting to follow both the spirit and letter of the actor's wishes, but some disagreements have developed, anyway.

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