Q: A friend of mine just passed away and in her will she stated that she wanted me to take guardianship of her son.
A friend of mine just passed away and in her will she stated that she wanted me to take guardianship of her son. His dad passed away 2 months after he was born. I was wondering if her sons grandparents can fight for custody or if a judge will honor the will
At the end of the day, the court decides matters on the best interests of the child. The will would guide the court, but not determine the outcome.
The grandparents could contest the provision and seek custody. A judge would then decide between you and the grandparents.
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