disinherison


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disinherison

(ˌdɪsɪnˈhɛrɪzən)
n
(Law) archaic the deprivation of an inheritance
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Disinherison is Louisiana's civil law term corresponding to disinheritance.
The testator must also express in the instrument "the reason, facts, or circumstances" constituting the just cause relied upon for disinherison.