Archive for June 12th, 2015

Estate of Britel – When is a Child Not a Child? (2015-6-12)

The law is filled with rules.  Rules give guidance to judges. Sometimes the legal result does not square with the facts.  In Estate of Britel (2015) 236 Cal.App.4th 127, “the court admitted into evidence a DNA test showing a 99.9996 percent probability that the decedent (Amine Britel) was A.S.’s (the child’s) father.”  Yet the court […]