Ross, while he was in the army, had written out a will that left all of his property, both real and personal, to his mother. When he got out of the army and came home, he married Rachel. Ross later died without changing his will. Rachel feels that she should be entitled to some of Ross’s estate.
While waiting for Ross’s estate to be finalized, Rachel remarries. Rachel’s second husband, Joey, executes a will providing for Rachel. Later, after Rachel and Joey adopt two children, Joey dies. Rachel feels that her children should be entitled to receive something from her second husband’s estate.
Regarding Ross’s will, is Rachel entitled to receive something under his will?
Regarding Joey’s will, are the adopted children entitled to receive something under his will?