Estate debate: mothers, stepfathers and dead heirs

A complicated estate case has one heir wondering whether he should file a petition to be named executor of his stepfather’s will after his mother left everything to the stepfather following her death. The Moneyist at Marketwatch has advice for the heir, who says his stepfather’s will leaves everything in his estate to the stepfather’s deceased daughter. What should an heir do in a situation like this? Read why The Moneyist says that the heir has one thing in his favor.