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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Minnesota on

Q: If I forget to tell my probation officer that i changed my address. would i get into trouble

David William Jacobsen answered on Dec 7, 2013

It depends on the terms and conditions of probation when you were sentenced. If you are required to meet with your probation officer or are subject to random visits, it might be prudent to let him or her know where you are living sooner rather than later.

1 Answer | Asked in Real Estate Law for Minnesota on

Q: We married couple in Minnesota-My credit bad-my hubby's is great-Can he legally get mortgage+house in his name only?

David William Jacobsen answered on Dec 7, 2013

Your lender may choose to use only his credit history and employment information for underwriting purposes for the loan; however, as a married couple you will both be required to sign the mortgage.

1 Answer | Asked in Probate for Minnesota on

Q: When monies get probated, who receives the money after probate? -The person listed in the will, or blood relatives?

David William Jacobsen answered on Dec 7, 2013

A will is a testamentary document that provides where the testator wants his or her property to pass upon death. A validly executed will admitted to probate without challenge will control the distribution of the decedent's property. In Minnesota you can disinherit children but not spouses. A... Read more »

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