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Probate Court - Lake County, Ohio

Wrongful Death

   Definition 
     Wrongful death action is a lawsuit brought on behalf of a decedent’s survivors for their damages resulting from a tortuous injury that caused the decedent’s death.

- Black's Law Dictionary

    
Provide the following: application, narrative statement, proposed entry, and waivers from next-of-kin Fee due at time of filing.  Application will be scheduled for hearing. Verification of receipt and deposit, and report of distribution are both due 30 days after entry is signed.