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The question is unclear as to to exactly whom the questioner is referring. It appears as if the scenario is: That their step-father died - the step-mother re-married - and they want to contest the deceased step-father's will.

The question is do you have legal "standing" to contest the will.

If they were legally adopted they MAY have 'standing' to question the will. However if the deceased made a conscious decision to omit them from his will, they probably cannot prevail.

You should consult an attorney practicing in your state for further information

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