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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Will-- Execution - Proof - One of attesting witnesses of Will deposed that Will was not read over and explained to testator before getting his signature on it - Due execution of Will not proved as Will contained entirely different recitals - There was no reason for testator to execute Will giving all his..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Will-- Execution - Plaintiff proved that testator signed the Will on his own in a sound disposing state of mind understanding the nature of bequest - Though defendants have raised the question of coercion and undue influence, but they failed to establish the same - Will proved as required u/s 63 of..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Will-- Suspicious circumstance - Exclusion of natural heirs - Merely because plaintiff/daughter of testator was given property under Will in exclusion of others, cannot be held to be suspicious circumstances, particularly when each of heirs of testator except plaintiff had been living apart and only..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Will-- Execution - When there is no dispute with respect to signature of testator on Will, question of proof of execution does not arise, excepting that burden is on propounder of Will that suspicious circumstances have to be cleared...........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Succession Act, 1925, Section 244-- Will - Appointment of executor - Minor can be appointed as sole executor of Will - Even where there is only one legatee and all properties goes to legatee and nothing further is required to be done, it is the option of testator whether to appoint executor or not - It is not necessary that executor..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Will-- Execution - Witness - One attesting witness stated that he merely signed the Will as a witness and he no where stated that Will was signed by testator in his presence - Identity of testator not proved by the second attesting witness - Will, not duly proved...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Will-- Suspicion circumstances - When Will is allegedly shrouded in suspicion, its proof ceases to be a simple lis between plaintiff and defendant - An adversarial proceeding in such cases becomes a matter of Court's conscience and propounder of Will has to remove all suspicious circumstances to satisfy..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Will-- Proof of - Execution of Will in favour of defendant by testator is not proved on record, as evidence led by defendant is totally shaky and Will proved to be fabricated one - Will surrounded by suspicious circumstances and defendant failed to dispel said circumstances - On the other hand it is..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Will-- Probate - Attestation or notarization of Will is not required to seek probate - However, judicial notice can be taken of fact that party may get Will notarized being ignorant of said fact. (Para 10) Will - Probate - Variation of signatures of daughter of testator on attested notarized Will -..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Will-- Suspicious circumstance - Exclusion of wife of testator from the property under Will - Testator and his wife not having any issues - No reason given by testator in the Will to exclude wife and to give entire property in favour of plaintiff - It is also not mentioned in the Will that wife either..........

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