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Hello my name is ***** ***** I have a legal issue regarding a vehicle that is tearing my family apart. About a year my grandmother passed away due to kidney failure and has been a burden for my family to deal with. She left behind 6 children. 3 daughters and 3 sons. The youngest of them (my dad) has recently sold her vehicle, a 2005 hummer h2. This is where the fighting begins. The will that she had set up was anything that was stated in her and her husbands name would be split 6 ways evenly. But on this hummer of hers she needed a cosigner when she bought it and my dad was the only one able to sign for her. She is deceased Now and my question is when he cosigned on the title of the vehicle does that make him part-owner??? If so he should own 50% of the vehicle then right???. Please im trying to help settle this in a civil way. Your response would be appreciated.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: US Law
Expert:  Ely replied 1 year ago.

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I am sorry to hear about this situation. Can you please tell me:

1) What state is this in?
2) Has probate been filed for your grandmother's estate?

This is not an answer, but an information request. I need this information to answer your question. Please reply, so I can answer your question. Thank you in advance.

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