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Will Contest Issues in NC

Posted on Apr 28, 2015 in News

If a Will contest aka Will Caveat is filed in North Carolina, then when it goes to trial there will be issues for only a jury to determine. The parties defending the probated will are called the propounder(s) of this writing. The propounder seeks to establish the writing as a valid will. The challengers of the probated will are called the caveator(s). The caveator contests and challenges whether this writing is a valid will for certain legal reasons. The writing at issue marked as propounder’s exhibit (The Probated Will in the will caveat). The jury will hear evidence and decide...

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