California Code of Civil Procedure 872.510 is the California partition statute that explains who should be joined as a defendant in a partition action. The statute provides that:
The plaintiff shall join as defendants in the action all persons having or claiming interests of record or actually known to the plaintiff or reasonably apparent from an inspection of the property, in the estate as to which partition is sought.
California Code of Civil Procedure 872.510
This statute requires that anyone who has or claims to have an interest in a property shall be joined in the partition action.
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