State/Prov.  : Connecticut

Case name    : Coleman v. Coleman

Case #          : 151 Conn. App. 613

Court             : Connecticut Court of Appeals

Reviewed by : Laura W. Morgan

Main issue     : Property Division

Reaffirming that Connecticut is an “all property” state, the court refused to segregate out the husband’s inheritance, and affirmed the trial court’s award of ½ of the remaining balance of the inheritance to the wife.

Laura W. Morgan is the owner and operator at Family Law Consulting in Charlottesville, Virginia.Laura is available for consultation, brief writing and research on family law issues throughout the country. She can be reached through her website.