Farmer sued by mother for £6m estate

Farmer sued by mother for £6m estate

A Huntingdon farmer is locked in a battle at court with his mother over his family estate. Peter Horsford, a farmer in Cambridgeshire, states he was forced to give up an ordinary childhood on the basis that the farm would be his in time. From school age, Horsford...
Man sues niece for share of fortune worth millions

Man sues niece for share of fortune worth millions

A man who claims his father’s will excluded him has taken his niece to court in an attempt to secure his share of an inheritance worth £2.4m. Colin Johnston, 77, states he was resented by his mother from birth and that both his parents, including father Sidney...
What is Testamentary Capacity?

What is Testamentary Capacity?

From simple errors to being unduly influenced, there are several issues that can invalidate a will. If a will is discovered to be invalid following a death, it can have severe implications for its beneficiaries, sometimes costing thousands in fees to reach a...