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What to do after a death in Scotland ... practical advice for times of bereavement: 11th Edition

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PART V. RIGHTS OF SUCCESSION

Succession law says what happens to someone's property when he or she dies. This information is only a guide to certain parts of the law. If you want to know how the law applies to you, get independent legal advice from a solicitor or a Citizens Advice Bureau.