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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Probate for Idaho on
Q: How long does it take to get a revocation hearing for abscounding

My husband was recently picked up in montana and is waiting for extradition back to idaho how trying ti figure out how long it will take before he gets a revocation hearing for absconding his parole

Kevin M Rogers
Kevin M Rogers answered on Mar 16, 2019

As soon as you are back in Idaho, your next hearing will be your initial arraignment hearing, probably the next day. Your District Court Arraignment will be set in the following 14 days and you will have your District Court Arraignment on your PV. The Court will then set your Admit/Deny Hearing... Read more »

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Q: Do I have to sign a disclaimer of interest on my mothers estate/probate in FL? And if I don't what will happen?

My mother passed Nov 8th 2017 without a valid will. My brother hired a probate attorney and insists I have to sign a disclaimer of interest. Matter of fact he has become very verbally abusive over it. He claims everything is, van, all my mothers belongings. My other brother and sister... Read more »

Michael Hales
Michael Hales answered on Mar 1, 2018

This is interesting since I'm licensed in Idaho and Florida. Although I haven't done a lot of probate work, it seems that there are a couple of red flags here. I'd recommend having your own attorney review the progress of the case thus far. If you need a referral for an attorney in Florida, let me... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Estate Planning and Probate for Idaho on
Q: If I am listed in a will for a reward of a certain amount of money. Can they pay out less than what is listed?
Kenneth V Zichi
Kenneth V Zichi answered on Dec 13, 2017

Under certain circumstances, yes.

For example, if there is not enough money to distribute ALL the specific bequests, each would be proportionally reduced. Or if there are 'priority claims' such as probate or funeral costs that exceed the amount that would allow a full payout of...
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Q: I nominated a co executor in my husband's probate estate. Can I now revoke this decision at the first hearing?
Kenneth V Zichi
Kenneth V Zichi answered on Oct 29, 2017

Without seeing ALL the paperwork it is impossible to answer this question. This is a question you should be asking your attorney.

If you are trying to go through probate without an attorney, you are asking for trouble! GET AN ATTORNEY to represent you ASAP and certainly before the first...
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1 Answer | Asked in Probate for Idaho on
Q: Can I revoke my nomination if a coexecutor of my late husband's estate that is in probate due to his not having a will?
Kenneth V Zichi
Kenneth V Zichi answered on Oct 29, 2017

Your question isn't exactly clear, but if you mean 'do I HAVE to act in my husband's estate' the answer is of course, no. You can simply not ask for or refuse the nomination if you feel that is better, but you should consult with a local probate attorney to insure you know the ramifications of... Read more »

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