Q: What inheritance rights does one have if your civil partner dies.
A: More details would be needed because this is not a clear cut answer. I can say Arkansas does not recognize common law marriage. However, I wouldn't give up just yet. It depends on when the property was acquired (during the 14 years or after). Did your partner have a will? Do your partner have any living children/grandchildren? What about living parents? Did you have children with this partner? All this information plus some more would be great to take to an Arkansas attorney. Good luck.
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