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Probate Case Law TRIMBLE v. GORDON – Supreme Court of United States

430 U.S. 762 (1977)TRIMBLE ET AL.v.GORDON ET AL.No. 75-5952.Supreme Court of United States.Argued December 7, 1976.Decided April 26, 1977.APPEAL FROM THE SUPREME COURT OF ILLINOIS. James D. Weill argued the cause for appellants. With him on the briefs were Devereux Bowly, Charles Linn, and Jane G. Stevens.Miles N. Beermann argued the cause for appellees. With [...]

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Probate Case Law FARRELL v. O’BRIEN – Supreme Court of United States

199 U.S. 89 (1905)FARRELLv.O'BRIEN.[1]No. 193.Supreme Court of United States.Argued April 4, 5, 1905.Decided May 29, 1905.APPEAL FROM AND CERTIORARI TO THE CIRCUIT COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE NINTH CIRCUIT. Mr. James B. Howe, with whom Mr. Samuel H. Piles, Mr. George Donworth, Mr. Charles H. Farrell and Mr. Frederic D. McKenney were on the brief, [...]

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Probate Case Law GEORGE W. PRESCOTT PUBLISHING COMPANY v. REGISTER OF PROBATE FOR NORFOLK COUNTY – Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts

395 Mass. 274 (1985)479 N.E.2d 658GEORGE W. PRESCOTT PUBLISHING COMPANYvs.REGISTER OF PROBATE FOR NORFOLK COUNTY & others.[1]Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts, Norfolk.March 7, 1985.June 26, 1985.Present: HENNESSEY, C.J., WILKINS, ABRAMS, & NOLAN, JJ. James C. Heigham for the plaintiff.William L. Pardee, Assistant Attorney General, for the Register of Probate for Norfolk County.Richard M. Howland, for [...]

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Probate Case Law THE STATE EX REL. GOLDBERG v. MAHONING COUNTY PROBATE COURT – Supreme Court of Ohio

93 Ohio St.3d 160 (2001)THE STATE EX REL. GOLDBERG, APPELLEE,v.MAHONING COUNTY PROBATE COURT ET AL., APPELLANTS.No. 00-2238.Supreme Court of Ohio.Submitted June 20, 2001.Decided September 5, 2001.Paul Gains, Mahoning County Prosecuting Attorney, and Linette S. Baringer, Assistant Prosecuting Attorney, for appellants.Charles E. Dunlap, for appellee.Per Curiam.In April 1999, appellants, the Mahoning County Court of Common Pleas, [...]

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Probate Case Law SUTTON v. ENGLISH – Supreme Court of United States

246 U.S. 199 (1918)SUTTON ET AL.v.ENGLISH ET AL.No. 330.Supreme Court of United States.Argued April 10, 1917.Decided March 4, 1918.APPEAL FROM THE DISTRICT COURT OF THE UNITED STATES FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF TEXAS.Mr. Allen G. Fisher for appellants.Mr. Cecil H. Smith, with whom Mr. W.R. Abernathy, Mr. George R. Smith and Mr. Charles Batsell were [...]

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Probate Case Law DRAGAN v. MILLER – United States Court of Appeals

679 F.2d 712 (1982)Nicolae DRAGAN, et al., Plaintiffs-Appellants,v.John and Sylvia MILLER, Defendants-Appellees.No. 81-1903.United States Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit.Submitted April 20, 1982.Decided June 4, 1982.John R. Vintilla, Cleveland, Ohio, for plaintiffs-appellants.Luke R. Morin, Dixon, Ill., for defendants-appellees.Before WOOD, ESCHBACH and POSNER, Circuit Judges. POSNER, Circuit Judge.The complaint in this diversity case, filed in September 1980, [...]

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Probate Case Law ZSCHERNIG v. MILLER, ADMINISTRATOR – Supreme Court of United States

389 U.S. 429 (1968)ZSCHERNIG ET AL.v.MILLER, ADMINISTRATOR, ET AL.No. 21.Supreme Court of United States.Argued November 7, 1967.Decided January 15, 1968.APPEAL FROM THE SUPREME COURT OF OREGON.Peter A. Schwabe, Sr., argued the cause for appellants. With him on the briefs was Peter A. Schwabe, Jr.Wayne M. Thompson, Assistant Attorney General of Oregon, argued the cause for [...]

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Probate Case Law LEFKOWITZ v. BANK OF NEW YORK – United States Court of Appeals

528 F.3d 102 (2007)Adrienne Marsh LEFKOWITZ, Plaintiff-Appellant,v.The BANK OF NEW YORK, The Bank of New York, as Executor of the Estates of Nicholas and Irene Marsh, McCarthy, Fingar, Donovan, Drazen & Smith Frank Streng, Defendants-Appellees.Docket No. 04-0435-cv.United States Court of Appeals, Second Circuit.Argued: February 12, 2007.Decided: June 28, 2007. Adrienne Marsh Lefkowitz, pro se, Los [...]

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Probate Case Law LUCIO FIORENTINO v. GUILLERMO FERNANDEZ – Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts

365 Mass. 13 (1974)310 N.E.2d 112LUCIO FIORENTINOvs.PROBATE COURT & another. CARMEN FERNANDEZvs.GUILLERMO FERNANDEZ.Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts, Suffolk.September 21, 1973.March 29, 1974.Present: TAURO, C.J., REARDON, QUIRICO, BRAUCHER, HENNESSEY, KAPLAN, & WILKINS, JJ.F. Robert Houlihan (Gershon M. Ratner with him) for Carmen Fernandez.Sumner D. Goldberg for Lucio Fiorentino.Raymond H. Young, Special Assistant Attorney General, for the [...]

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Probate Case Law BIRCH v. CUYAHOGA COUNTY PROBATE COURT – United States Court of Appeals

392 F.3d 151 (2004)Wanda BIRCH, Plaintiff-Appellant,v.CUYAHOGA COUNTY PROBATE COURT; John J. Donnelly, Presiding Judge, Defendants-Appellees.No. 03-3228.United States Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit.Argued: June 10, 2004.Decided and Filed: December 1, 2004. ARGUED: Caryn M. Groedel, Caryn, Groedel & Associates, Beachwood, Ohio, for Appellant. Elizabeth S. Rudnick, Ulmer & Berne, Cleveland, Ohio, for Appellees. ON BRIEF: Elizabeth [...]

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