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MADRAS HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 65 -- Secondary evidence - Certified copies of Will - Plaintiffs produced certified copies of Wills in question, as they are not in possession of original Wills - Since claim is on the basis of Will, it is for plaintiffs to plead and prove that testator had executed Will in a sound and disposing state of mind - It is not for defendant to plead..........

HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2016
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Will -- Proof - Two Wills executed by testator on the same day - One Will executed in favour of widow and other in favour of nephews - Will in favour of widow of testator not proved, as she failed to produce any witnesses to the said Will - Nephews of testator on the other hand proved Will in their favour by examining attesting witnesses and scribe of Will - Due execution..........

PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2016
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Will -- Last will of testator prevails even if previous Wills not specifically revoked - Last testamentary disposition by a testator works to the exclusion of any previous inconsistent Wills - Earlier will in such cases impliedly revoked...........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2015
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Will -- Three Wills executed in the years 1962, 1974 and 1978 - Will executed in 1974 duly registered - Respondent No.1 had been adopted by testator - Testator earlier annoyed with Respondent No.1 disinherited him - However, following deeper reflections and self introspections, testator decided to cancel the Will executed in 1974 and property bequeathed to Respondent No.1..........

DELHI HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2015
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Will -- Registered - As per Delhi Registration Rules, copies of registered Wills are not furnished to the public at large...........

BOMBAY HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2015
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Will -- Proof of - Exclusion of natural heirs - Every testamentary disposition disrupts the natural line of succession - Wills by their nature, usually result in reduction or deprivation of share of a natural heir - Exclusion of a particular heir or even of a large number of heirs is not ipso facto a suspicious circumstance sufficient to dislodge an otherwise valid Will..........

PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2015
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Specific Relief Act, 1963, Section 34 -- Suit for Declaration - 2 Wills - Shown by defendant - Defendant failed to examine any attesting witness of will that was purported to have been executed by father in favour of mother - Even scriber of will, was not examined - Will shown by defendant is doubtful and completely paled into insignificance - Petition Dismissed...........

HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2014
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Will -- Proof - Will executed voluntarily knowing contents thereof and only after reading the same it was signed and witnesses also signed in presence of each other and in presence of testator who signed in their presence - Will was registered - Scribe and witnesses have deposed that Will was executed by testator in sound disposing state of mind - Nothing on record to..........

ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2014
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Will -- Two Wills - First Will registered and cancelled by registered cancellation deed - Execution of second Will thereafter - Once a Will is superseded then it is the second Will, the execution of which has to be proved irrespective of the fact whether registered cancellation deed is proved or not - Second Will surrounded by suspicious circumstances as there was no..........

PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2013
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 6, Rule 17 -- Amendment - Sought in the nature of clarification of pleadings at a belated stage for bringing on record the pleadings with respect to the earlier wills - It will not ordinarily change the nature of suit - Rather apparently appears relevant to show the factum that executant was having the intention to execute will in favour..........

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