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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Will-- A registered Will stands superseded by subsequent Will if duly executed even though unregistered - Registration of Will is optional and not mandatory - Principle that registered document cannot be nullified by unregistered document, thus, not applicable in case of Will...........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Will-- Execution of unregistered Will - Suspicious circumstances - Will prepared on verandah of Sub-Registrar office but the same was not registered - Plea taken by witnesses that scribe told them that the Will need not to be registered, creates doubt in the absence of no, examination of scribe,..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Will-- Validity - Claim of title on the basis of unregistered Will - Defendant claiming right on the basis of sale deed - Defendant being third party, claiming right under the sale deed, cannot insist even for the proof of Will as per S.68 of Evidence Act, much less raising suspicious circumstances in..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Will-- Suspicious circumstances - Claim of title on the basis of unregistered Will - Defendant claiming right on the basis of sale deed - Defendant being a stranger, cannot insist to prove Will as such burden of removing suspicious circumstances, does not arise...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Will-- Unregistered Will prevails over earlier registered Will provided its genuineness is duly proved in the form of due execution...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Will-- Execution - Will though unregistered but proved on record by producing scribe as well as one of attesting witness in terms of S.68 of Evidence Act - Will was never kept hidden by beneficiaries - Variance in the date of dictation of Will was a minor discrepancy, which does not go to the root of..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Will -- Exclusion of only son/legal heir from inheritance by testator - Date and time of execution of unregistered Will not proved - Testator was seriously ill and was not in a position to catch the pen as such he had affixed his thumb impressions on Will - However, attesting witness and scribe have..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Will -- Execution - Unregistered Will of 1957 saw first time in 1980, although testator had died long before - Will did not contain thumb impression/signature of two attesting witnesses - Petitioner even did not examine any attesting witnesses of Will - Neither Will was executed according to provision of..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Will-- Suspicious circumstances - Propounder of Will is required to remove all suspicious circumstances surrounding execution of Will especially when Will is unregistered and is executed just a day before death of testator disinheriting all the sons - In the instant case, Will is not proved to suffer..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Will-- Proof of - Unregistered Will - Will thumb marked by testator whereas she used to sign - More so, very existence of thumb impressions on Will that too very faint was suspicious circumstance in view of ailing condition of testator just before her death - Due execution of Will not proved on record -..........

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