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Contesting a Will


When backstabbing backfires - challenging a will for fraudulent calumny


The recent case of Christodoulides v Marcou gives a rare example of a successful challenge to the validity of a will on the basis of fraudulent calumny. What is fraudulent calumny? Fraudulent calumny involves a person making false representations about another person, to a testator, with a…

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