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  • Probate Resources

    Know Your Rights,Court Forms & Procedure

    This site contains general information, forms and instructions for probate in Washington state. Read More

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    King County Law Library
  • King County Probates

    Know Your Rights,Court Forms & Procedure

    Detailed information about what a probate is and how the process works. This site offers step-by-step instructions on how to get through a probate, including up-to-date documents and forms, the proper notices to provide, how to deal with creditors, how to close the probate, among many other topics. The instructions and forms are specific to King County. Read More

    By:
    Curran Law Firm P.S.
  • Probate Process for Native Americans under the AIPRA

    Know Your Rights

    This guide answers some of the most frequently asked questions about probate that you may have after an Indian loved one passes away. Read More

    By:
    California Indian Legal Services
  • What if DSHS Stops My Benefits Because I am a “Fleeing Felon” or it Thinks I am Violating a Condition of Probation or Parole?

    Know Your Rights

    If you are a fleeing felon, you are not eligible for many federal and state public benefits. This publication defines "feeling felon" and discusses the benefits that are affected. Publication #7406EN. Read More

    By:
    Northwest Justice Project
  • The VA Stopped my Benefits: They say I am a “Fugitive Felon”

    Know Your Rights

    According to the Veterans Administration (VA), you are a fugitive felon if you are fleeing to avoid prosecution, jail time, or prison after conviction for a felony or an attempted felony OR you are on probation and parole for a felony AND you are violating your probation/parole. In these cases, the VA may stop your benefits. Read about your options if this happens to you. Publication #7704EN Read More

    By:
    Northwest Justice Project
  • Inheriting Indian Land Fact Sheets

    Know Your Rights

    A collection of FAQ’s about the American Indian Probate Reform Act (AIPRA) and how it affects inheritance of Indian land. Read More

    By:
    Montana State University
  • Claiming the Personal Property of Someone Who Has Died: DIY Affidavit for Small Estates

    Know Your Rights

    The affidavit procedure allows people who are entitled to a dead person's (also called a decedent) personal property, to get that property without going through probate. #9502EN Read More

    By:
    Northwest Justice Project
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    Spanish / Español
  • What if Social Security Stops My Benefits Because I Am a “Fleeing Felon”?

    Know Your Rights

    7405EN - Social Security will consider you a fleeing felon and ineligible for their benefits if you have an outstanding arrest warrant specifically for fleeing prosecution or confinement on a felony charge. The rules have changed. Under federal law, you cannot get Social Security benefits if you are fleeing to avoid prosecution for a felony OR violating the terms of probation or parole. Read More

    By:
    Northwest Justice Project
  • Native American Unit

    Know Your Rights

    Information about NJP's Native American Unit and the services it provides. Read More

    By:
    Northwest Justice Project
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    1225 South Weller St. Suite 420 Seattle, WA 98144
    (206) 322-2444
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  • Native American and Alaska Native Property Owners: Exemptions from Estate Recovery

    Know Your Rights

    This is about property owned by Native Americans and Alaska Natives. You can find information about exemptions for other types of property in our brochure called, "Estate Recovery for Medical Services paid for by the State." That brochure also explains which DSHS medical programs require estate recovery. #9208EN Read More

    By:
    Northwest Justice Project
  • Overview of Indian Trust Real Property

    Know Your Rights

    Generally, Indian trust property refers to land that is held in trust by the United States or otherwise reserved for Indian tribes and individual Indians and is managed by the Bureau of Indian Affairs for their benefit. Read More

    By:
    Northwest Justice Project
  • When a Tenant Who Lives Alone Dies

    Know Your Rights

    Read this if you rent your house, manufactured home, or apartment (dwelling unit) from a landlord and are the sole occupant of the dwelling unit OR someone has designated you to take care of their things in their rental unit after they die. Read More

    By:
    Northwest Justice Project
  • Quitclaim Deeds and Life Estates

    Know Your Rights

    Before transferring any property, it is best to consult with a lawyer to find out all the possible consequences of the transfer in your specific circumstances. Some lawyers will provide services free of charge or for a reduced fee for low-income people. Contact your local bar association for more information. #6260EN Also called Quit Claim Deed. Read More

    By:
    Northwest Justice Project
  • Protecting Your Section 8 Voucher

    Know Your Rights

    A detailed explanation of your responsibilities under the Section 8 Voucher program, and what rights you have if the Housing Authority (HA) tries to cut off your voucher. Publication #6113EN Read More

    By:
    Northwest Justice Project
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    Spanish / Español
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