Q: I live in Alabama. Why was my sisters estate proceedings stopped in probate when a claim was filed on her estate?
A: Doubt the Probate has been "stopped" for any reason. Filing a Claim Against the Estate is a normal proceeding in Probate. It may be objected to or paid. If the Estate is insolvent, then the proceedings will be different, but still continue. You may wish to examine the Probate File and find out what is going on.
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