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SCC Decision: May 3, 2007

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Pecore v. Pecore, 2007 SCC 17
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(Wills and estates / Right of survivorship in joint bank account / Presumption of advancement / Presumption of resulting trust)
A father placed assets into his eldest daughter's bank account, to help her family financially. After the father's death, the daughter and her husband divorced. The Court held that the daughter was entitled to the money in the account; her husband was not.
Majority/Concurring: 8:1