The State of the States

While federal law remains in flux on numerous fronts, there's been a flurry of state-level developments on a number of topics. Here's an overview of some key estate-planning issues that states were focused on as we went to press. Same-Sex Marriages/Unions There's been a marked uptick in state-level activity regarding same-sex marriages/unions. Colorado Very detailed legislation introduced in Colorado

While federal law remains in flux on numerous fronts, there's been a flurry of state-level developments on a number of topics. Here's an overview of some key estate-planning issues that states were focused on as we went to press.

Same-Sex Marriages/Unions

There's been a marked uptick in state-level activity regarding same-sex marriages/unions.

Colorado

Very detailed legislation introduced in Colorado on Jan. 11, 2012 would allow two unmarried adults over ag

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