Old Paternity Judgment Trumps New DNA Test

A while back, I posted on Paternity Challenged After Child’s Death But Before Wrongful Death Suit.

A Florida court, relying upon an old judgment of paternity, has upheld the legal paternity of the man who acted like a dead boy’s father, despite the recent DNA test that disproved his biological paternity.

Now, the man who raised the boy can press a high-ticket wrongful death lawsuit.

Read more in this Sun Sentinel article: Man responsible for PBC teen could benefit from wrongful death suit, judge rules.