Recent Cases

Starr v Miller [2022] NSWCA 46 (29 March 2022) (Macfarlan, Meagher and White JJA)


Catchwords:


SUCCESSION — contested probate application —whether the deceased had testamentary capacity at the time she gave instructions for and executed the will — whether the deceased knew and approved of the terms of the will — whether deceased’s statement that she was not agreeable to one of her daughters getting any money was a reference to a testamentary gift — whether any “suspicious circumstances”