Adopted Great-Grandnieces Can Share In Trust, Panel Says

By Aaron Keller (May 3, 2024, 7:16 PM EDT) -- Two adopted great-grandnieces can receive distributions from a trust that inventor and businessman Joseph M. Merrow established for his siblings' children when he died in 1947, Connecticut's intermediate appellate court ruled Friday, concluding that distant adoptees were no longer "strangers" to a testator's gifts....

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