Written by attorney Gino Ronald Forte

How is Property Inherited in Louisiana with No Last Will and Testament

The following guide includes an overview for the rules of "intestate succession" in Louisiana. This means that, when someone dies without a will, their estate is passed on to their heirs according to Louisiana law.

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See Louisiana Civil Code Articles 880 through 902, which can be found through the website of Louisiana State University Law School.

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