Q: I am being sued in CO for my deceased husband's medical bills by a collection agency.Is this legal? Siting 14-6-110
The bills are 2 1/2 years old and they want fees and interest. I filed an answer stating I am not responsible
CRS 14-6-110 provides: "The expenses of the family and the education of the children are chargeable upon the property of both husband and wife, or either of them, and in relation thereto they may be sued jointly or separately."
This means you can be held responsible for his medical bills. You should consult with a lawyer to help you with this.
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