10th Sep 2019

The last blog post in this series on handwritten or holographic wills had this title: Entirely in TESTATOR’S handwriting. The point of that title was to emphasize the handwriting must be the testator’s. Whether out of noble motives, such as … more

26th Aug 2019

Stop by my office and check out our latest “fine art” exhibit. Honestly, it is basically just a few of my kids’ county fair entries hanging out until the pumpkins soften. But still highly entertaining! (And what is dad’s office … more

20th Aug 2019

In the last post we looked at the basic rule for a valid handwritten or “holographic” will in Oklahoma. The first requirement is that it must be “entirely written . . . by the hand of the testator himself,” as … more

9th Aug 2019

Old Glory was front and center and looking good at the opening of the Texas County Free Fair this Wednesday. I was there with the Ambassadors helping the Board and others do a ribbon cutting and kick off this year’s … more