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Md. court denies ‘unclean’ widow share of husband’s estate (access required)

A woman found to have manipulated a grieving, ailing and wealthy widower into marriage was rightfully denied a statutory share of his estate when he died, Maryland’s second-highest court ruled Wednesday. Emeline Wilson Watkins’ manipulation of Robert F. Watkins Jr. -- as evidenced in small part by her daily withdrawals from his bank account as he ...

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