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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-- Interpretation/construction of will - Certain properties bequeathed in favour of two daughters under the will with a stipulation that same shall after their death devolve upon their female offsprings - Under the will, the two daughters were free to sell or gift the property bequeathed to them the..........
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..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Will-- Construction of Will - Courts would as far as possible place an interpretation that would avoid any part of a testament becoming redundant and will interpret a Will to give effect to the intention of the Testator as far as the same is possible...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Will-- Execution of will - Statement of one of the attesting witnesses of the will, recorded in previous suit tendered into evidence - Scribe and Sub Registrar while appearing in the witness box stated that testator had signed/thumb marked the will in their presence and in the presence of other witnesses..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Will-- Suspicious circumstances - Will executed at the age of 32 years - Mere fact that the testator executed a Will at a young age cannot be treated a suspicious circumstance - Court cannot anticipate an ideal situation for execution of a Will...........
PUNJAB & HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Hindu Succession Act, 1956, Section 8, Succession Act, 1925, Section 276-- Will by a testator in favour of his wife - Wife applied for probate of will, but could not prove execution of will - Held, it will be deemed that testator died intestate and all legal heirs would get share in his property as per S.8 of the Act of 1956...........

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