By Amy E. Feldman
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Finally, a law on who gets access to your social media accounts after your death.READ MORE: Sheriff's Deputies Dismantle Protest Encampment Outside Of University City Townhomes
When someone dies, there are estate laws that tell you how figuratively to pack up someone’s stuff – money, real estate, personal items. But there was no law that specifically said who controls a person’s digital assets after his death.READ MORE: Heat Health Emergency In Philadelphia Has Residents Running For Cover From Sun: 'This Heat Is Like, Dangerous'
Now Delaware lawmakers have stepped in.
Now if you’re a Delaware resident and you’re the executor of an estate, you do get access and one hopes other states will rush to pass this too so no one needs to go through what Mr. and Mrs. Dash did.