Atlanta, GA asked in Civil Rights, Patents (Intellectual Property) and Probate for Kentucky

Q: Does the adultry and abandonment law barring one from the property refer to property acquired by both parties?

My parents have 400 acres. My mother left my father, but never divorced him. She has been with multiple other men over the last 7-8 years. My dad passed away last August and she's getting the entire profit off the house, plus the land.. she's getting 800,000 while me and my sister are getting around 10-15,000. I am curious if the spousal abandonment law would apply to this

1 Lawyer Answer
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
  • Probate Lawyer
  • Louisville, KY
  • Licensed in Kentucky

A: No. It does not apply.

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