Elizabeth Moodie, Spinster, A Pauper v John Stewart of Burgh: HL 6 Feb 1730

Provision to heirs and children – The heir under a marriage contract may, during his father’s lifetime, renounce for himself and his successors all claims under the contract.
Idiotry – In a reduction of a deed ex capite furoris, after the death of the granter, a general allegation of idiotry not relevant.

[1730] UKHL 1 – Paton – 20, (1730) 1 Paton 20

Wills and Probate, Trusts

Updated: 05 January 2022; Ref: scu.554261