Keeping Current Probate
Probate and Property
Keeping Current—Probate offers a look at selected recent cases, rulings and regulations, literature, and legislation. The editors of Probate & Property welcome suggestions and contributions from readers. CASES • ADOPTION: Collateral relatives may inherit from adopted persons. In MacCallum v. Seymour’s Administrator, 686 A.2d 935 (Vt. 1996), the Vermont Supreme Court determiine that a statutory provision denying adopted children the right to inherit from collateral relatives was unconstitutioonal...