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Tentative Rulings, Nevada City - Probate

>Tentative Rulings for Friday, October 17, 2014

Tentative Rulings for Friday, October 17, 2014 

1. P13113 Conservatorship of Justin Gregory

The Review Hearing is continued on the courtís own motion to November 7, 2014, at 9:00 am, to allow additional time for receipt of the court investigation review report. No appearances are required.

2. P13975 Conservatorship of Curtis Banks

The Review Hearing is continued on the courtís own motion to November 7, 2014, at 9:00 am, to allow additional time for receipt of the court investigation review report. No appearances are required.

3. P14768 Conway Trust

Appearances are required for hearing on the Petition to Enforce Settlement Agreement.

4. P15525 Conservatorship of Leota Martin

Conservatorship to continue. The next review hearing is set for September 30, 2016. The court investigation fee is ordered to be paid forthwith. The First Account and the Supplement to the Account are approved. No appearances are required.

5. P15668 Estate of Martin Castano

The Petition to Administer Estate is granted as prayed. No appearances are required.

6. P15669 Estate of Cheryl Kelley

The Petition to Administer Estate is continued on the courtís own motion to October 31, 2014, at 9:00 am. The court requires a Proof of Holographic Instrument (form DE-135) relating to the handwritten document. In addition, as to the typed document, such document is not self-proving. As such, it is not in the proper format so as to be admitted to probate. Also, the courtís file is missing signed Duties (form DE-147). Lastly, the court notes that many declarations were filed regarding allegations of missing assets. However, the court notes that no relief is requested relating to these allegations. No appearances are required on October 17, 2014.

7. P15678 Estate of Robert Eisele

The Petition to Determine Succession to Real and Personal Property is granted as prayed. No appearances are required.

8. P09879 Conservatorship of Lois Azevedo

Appearances are required by the Public Guardian and County Counsel. The court seeks a status of the case and whether the Public Guardian intends to file a petition to be appointed successor conservator.

9. P12479 Conservatorship of Jefferey Stephenson

Conservatorship to continue. The next review hearing is set for October 21, 2016, at 9:00 am. The court investigation fee is waived. No appearances are required.

10. P12696 Conservatorship of Guy Forcum

The 15th Accounting is approved. Conservatorship to continue. The next review hearing is set for October 21, 2016, at 9:00 am. The court investigation fee is waived. No appearances are required.
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This is the Courtís tentative ruling. Attorneys and parties are urged to review the tentative rulings prior to the scheduled hearing, notify the opposing side if they intend to appear at the hearing and notify the law and motion/probate judicial assistant at (530) 265-1273 by 4:00 p.m. the court day preceding the hearing. Local Rule 8.27.

Unless the court orders otherwise, the court does not provide court reporters for probate hearings or proceedings at court expense. Any litigant who wants a record of the hearing or proceeding must arrange for the presence of a court reporter at his or her expense. Local Rule 10.00.3B.