Monthly Archives: November 2011

North Carolina Legislature Gives Father of Unborn Child Claim for Civil Damages Against Abortion Provider

In a recent statutory provision N.C.G.S. § 90-21.80 et seq., the North Carolina legislature passed the Woman’s Right to Know Act which enacted certain restrictions with regard to obtaining an abortion.  Part of the statutory provision includes § 90-21.88 which … Continue reading

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Who is Responsible for The Debts of a Deceased Parent?

A child is not responsible for the funeral expenses of a deceased parent, unless the child has personally signed for the arrangements.  In the absence of a pre-planned funeral arrangement, often referred to as a “pre-need” arrangement, the person(s) who … Continue reading

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