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Does family court have jurisdiction to hear issues when both divorcing parties are now deceased? This has to do with an ongoing case and Probate

1 Answers. Asked on Aug 22nd, 2017 on Family Law - Wisconsin
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Answered on Aug 23rd, 2017 at 5:08 AM

if the case was pending and the parties were not yet divorced, the court loses jurisdiction over the divorce case. If the parties were divorced, there may be aspects of the judgment of divorce which could be followed through by the estate in divorce court.

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