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What is a Surrogate?

December 28th, 2011 · No Comments

All state court systems have procedures for handling wills and other estate matters, including estate administration, guardianships, conservatorships, and trusts. When someone dies with a will, the will must be proved to be valid, and the instructions in the will carried out. This process is called probate, so most courts that handle estate matters have […]

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Wisconsin Provides Online Information on Searching Adoption Records

April 15th, 2011 · 1 Comment

Here at CourtReference, we are always on the look-out for new resources to help our users search for court records. These days, many courts provide online access to a whole range of records, from criminal cases to probate estates to divorce proceedings. What about records that are sealed from public view, though? Searching for information […]

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McHenry County Illinois Online Court Access

March 21st, 2010 · No Comments

It’s exciting to see progress in online access to Illinois court information. While many courts nationwide provide online access to court cases, Illinois has been behind the times on this.   Many of the Illinois counties offer good information on their websites such as descriptions of the various court functions, providing online court forms and offering very good […]

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