Probate Dispute Drains $162 Million E...

Probate Dispute Drains $162 Million Estate

There are 4 comments on the CTNow.com story from Jun 11, 2012, titled Probate Dispute Drains $162 Million Estate. In it, CTNow.com reports that:

On a rainy and foggy March night in 1986, a small plane crashed outside of Chicago, killing F. Francis "Hi Ho" D'Addario, one of the most prolific and colorful industrialists of the 20th century in Connecticut.

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Elaine Renoire

Fremont, IN

#1 Jun 11, 2012
While delays may occur when beneficiaries get into disputes or other related litigation, that canít explain away 26 years. The judges on the case had the responsibility to solve the problems and settle the dispute.

Why didnít they? Well, only they know for sure, but one is left wondering who did benefit from the dispute and litigation besides the lawyers?
BPT

Marlborough, CT

#2 Jun 11, 2012
looks like the lawyers and the system are gonna drain this e$tate dry.
i'm sure this was not the intent of mr d'addario......was there a will?

Since: Aug 10

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#3 Jun 11, 2012
I feel very sad for this man who died in the crashed. May he be with the Lord and that he rest in Peace.

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#4 Jun 11, 2012
The 162 millions were not all in cash. Very little was in cash which the many lawyers got.

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