Howroyd v Howroyd [2011] TASSC 73 (22 December 2011)

http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/cases/tas/TASSC/2011/73.html

Succession – Wills, probate and administration – The making of a will – Testamentary instruments – Knowledge and approval of contents – Generally – Circumstances raising suspicion – Will prepared by person taking benefit.
Vernon v Watson [2002] NSWSC 600; Nock v Austin [1918] HCA 73; (1918) 25 CLR 519, referred to.
Aust Dig Succession [12]

Succession – Wills, probate and administration – The making of a will – Testamentary capacity – Soundness of mind, memory and understanding – Evidence – Onus of proof and weight of evidence – Will executed day before death.
Banks v Goodfellow (1870) LR 5 QB 549, Bailey v Bailey [1924] HCA 21; (1924) 34 CLR 558, referred to.
Wills Act 1992 (Tas), s10.
Aust Dig Succession [8]