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Queensland lawmakers that say a for will to valid be must it be signed in of front witnesses two are who the over age 18, however of rules the were in relaxed 2006 that so less documents formal could be accepted.
The man’s wife argued Brisbane’s in Supreme she Court be should allowed manage to assets his as instead final the had message actually not sent, been Online ABC reports.
However, Justice Brown Susan said: “The reference his to and house and superannuation specification his that the was applicant to take own her things he indicates aware was the of and nature extent his of estate, which relatively was small.”
She said man’s the use of words the “my indicated will” he wanted text the message to as count legal a document.