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Topic: Wrongful Death

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Who Can File a Wrongful Death Claim in Texas?

Who Can File a Wrongful Death Claim in the State of Texas? The state of Texas only allows certain family members, or statutory beneficiaries, to file a wrongful death claim on behalf of their deceased loved one. As we saw on the Explaining the Basics page, if anyone effected by the decedent's passing could file...

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What is the Texas Wrongful Death Act?

A Summary of the Texas Wrongful Death Act When someone dies from a preventable cause, and someone else is responsible for negligence that contributed to that death, the family members of the deceased person are protected under the Texas Wrongful Death Act. Just as the debts due and owed follow the deceased person after death,...

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