My father's estate probate case against my step mother (married 53 weeks) was opened 25 months ago. I am sole inheritor. Under KY statues she is entitled to 1/3 of his assets after renouncing the will. Her and I are co-executors and she has committed perjury (Lied to home and auto lender saying she was sole executor/inheritor), embezzlement (drained the estate account 3 times on non estate expenses which I had to refill each time), filed frivolous suits (filed a protection order against me then didn't show for court), among many other things. She has also done everything in her power to delay the case so she can stay in the house and keep the car. The judge will not rule on the case and wants to appoint an administrator or liquidate. What can I do to prevent this as I'd like his house.
You definitely need help in this. Retain a Probate lawyer. See 'Find-A-Lawyer' at the top of this Page.
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The situation you have described is far more complex than what anyone can help you with here. You should contact a local attorney to help you with this as soon as possible.
You should really consult your own atty in this matter.
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