TITLE

POSTHUMOUS PATERNITY TESTING: A PROPOSAL TO AMEND EPTL 4-1.2(a)(2)(D)

AUTHOR(S)
Cooper, Ilene Sherwyn
PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
Albany Law Review;2006, Vol. 69 Issue 4, p947
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the proposal to amend the New York Estates, Powers and Trusts Law in response to the ill-effects of the paternity statute upon the rights of non-marital children. Several court decisions in the state reveal that New York surrogates have modernized their view of posthumously obtained DNA evidence in order to remain updated with the scientific advances in DNA testing.
ACCESSION #
22688279

 

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