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PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Will-- Execution - Proof - Legal requirements for proving execution of Will summarised as : (1) A Will like any other document is to be proved in terms of provisions of Indian Succession Act and the Indian Evidence Act; (2) Onus of proving the Will is on the propounder; (3) Testamentary capability of the..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Will-- Suspicious circumstances - Testator was only 46 years of age at the time of execution of the alleged Will - Will written by a deed-writer in Tehsil compound, however, the same was not got registered - There is an over-writing in writing serial number of the register of the deed-writer on the Will..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Will -- Execution - Proof - Scribe of Will died and therefore another Deed Writer was examined to prove handwriting of scribe - Defendants have also examined one attesting witness of the Will i.e. Sarpanch - Held, this evidence is sufficient to prove due execution of Will - There was also sufficient..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 1, Rule 9-- Non-joinder of necessary parties - Held, in case of natural or intestate succession, all the issues of four sisters of testator would also be entitled to equal share with plaintiffs and defendants No.1 to 5 in property of testator - However, the aforesaid issues of four sisters have not been..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Will-- Suspicious circumstances - Will registered after 2-1/2 years of its execution - Will scribed by a layman and not by professional deed writer whereas cousin of testator is a practicing advocate - Will executed in favour of a stranger to the exclusion of sons and daughters with whom testator was..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Will-- Execution - Proof - Required aspects to be proved are : (1) That the Testator has signed or affixed his mark to the Will or the Will has been signed by some other person in the presence and under the direction of the Testator; (2) The signature or mark of the Testator or the signature of the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Will-- Execution - Proof - Placement of signatures of testator on the document - Signature of the testator appearing at the right hand bottom part of the Will - Placement of signature clearly suggest that document was intended to be given effect as a Will...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Will-- Execution - Proof - Deposition of attesting witnesses that testator had executed a Will in favour of appellant and signed the same in their presence - Signatures of testator appearing at the right hand bottom part of the Will which is appropriate and suggestive of the fact that document was..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 1, Rule 10, Succession Act, 1925, Section 372-- Necessary party - Application for grant of succession certificate - Application filed by widow and children of deceased - Petitioner sought impleadment as intervener claiming himself elder brother of deceased testator and denying that applicants are widow and children of deceased - Held,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Will-- Construction of Will - (1) If a clause is susceptible of two meanings, according to one of which it has some effect and according to the other it can have none, the former shall be preferred; (2) No part of a Will shall be rejected as destitute of meaning if it is possible to put a reasonable..........

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