Exercise of a power by a general bequest or devise in a will-The Pennsylvania Supreme Court in applying Section 14(14) of the Wills Act of 1947 has clarified the law by holding that extrinsic evidence is inadmissible to prove a contrary intent.
Jaekel Estate, 424 Pa. 433, 227 A.2d 851 (1967).
Paul E. Warburgh Jr.,
Wills - General Powers of Appointment,
Duq. L. Rev.
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