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Estate of Mabel Floyd, Deceased
Court of Common Pleas, Orphans' Division
O.C. No.783 DE of 2019 (Herron, Wednesday, December 11, 2019)

Topic: Fraud, void and voidable, mortgages, actual and constructive notice

Date Rendered
12/11/2019

Judge
Herron

Case Information
Estate of Alice Jones, Deceased
Court of Common Pleas, Orphans' Division
O.C. No.239 DE of 2019 (Herron, Monday, September 16, 2019)

Topic: Adjudication - objections to account: evaluation of personal property, lack of vouchers, reasonable attorney's fees

Date Rendered
9/16/2019

Judge
Herron

Case Information
Gloria G. Capobianco, Power of Attorney
Court of Common Pleas, Orphans' Division
O.C. No.1371 PR of 2016 (Herron, Monday, September 16, 2019)

Topic: Adjudication - objections to account; Credibility of witnesses; Sanctions - attorney's fees under Section 2503 of the Judicial Code: dilatory, obdurate or vexatious conduct during the pendency of a matter

Date Rendered
9/16/2019

Judge
Herron

Case Information
Gloria G. Capobianco, Power of Attorney
Court of Common Pleas, Orphans' Division
O.C. No.1371 PR of 2016 (Herron, Friday, September 13, 2019)

Topic: Denial of motion for reconsideration not appealable

Date Rendered
9/13/2019

Judge
Herron

Case Information
Estate Gloria G. Capobianco, Deceased
Court of Common Pleas, Orphans' Division
O.C. No.1371 DE of 2016 (Herron, Thursday, September 12, 2019)

Topic: Appeal - Orphans' Court orders, final orders; Personal representative's powers - possess real estate, evict heir

Date Rendered
9/12/2019

Judge
Herron

Case Information
Estate of Robert Johnson, Deceased
Court of Common Pleas, Orphans' Division
O.C. No. 62 DE of 2017 (Herron, Tuesday, July 09, 2019)

Topic: Removal of Personal Representative - antagonism, likelihood of harm to the estate, removal in best interests of the estate

Date Rendered
7/9/2019

Judge
Herron

Case Information
Chinatown Building and Education Foundation, a Nonprofit Corporation
Court of Common Pleas, Orphans' Division
O.C. No.278 NP of 2017 (Herron, Tuesday, April 16, 2019)

Topic: Cy Pres

Date Rendered
4/16/2019

Judge
Herron

Case Information
Augustus T. Ashton, Testamentary Trust
Court of Common Pleas, Orphans' Division
O.C. No.1039 ST of 1952 (Carrafiello, Monday, February 25, 2019)

Topic:

Date Rendered
2/25/2019

Judge
Carrafiello

Case Information
Ronald R. Fluellen, Appeal from the Register
Court of Common Pleas, Orphans' Division
O.C. No. 540 AP of 2018 (Herron, Tuesday, January 22, 2019)

Topic: Appeal: Waiver - failure to raise, failure to conform to Rule 1925; Will Contest - lack of testamentary capacity, undue influence

Date Rendered
1/22/2019

Judge
Herron

Case Information
Estate of Estelle Segal
Court of Common Pleas, Orphans' Division
O.C. No.658 IC of 2016 (Herron, Tuesday, December 04, 2018)

Topic: Opinion sur appeal, 1925(b), surcharge, guardian, guardianship

Date Rendered
12/4/2018

Judge
Herron

Case Information
Estate of Jacqueline Arnao
Court of Common Pleas, Orphans' Division
O.C. No.1678 AP of 2015 (Carrafiello, Wednesday, November 14, 2018)

Topic: Will Contest/Later Dated Will

Date Rendered
11/14/2018

Judge
Carrafiello

Case Information
Estate of Estelle Segal, An Incapacitated Person
Court of Common Pleas, Orphans' Division
O.C. No.658 IC of 2016 (Herron, Monday, September 10, 2018)

Topic: Surcharge - breach of fiduciary duty, self-dealing

Date Rendered
9/10/2018

Judge
Herron

Case Information
Estate of Albert R. Pepe, Deceased
Court of Common Pleas, Orphans' Division
O.C. No.112 DE of 2018 (Herron, Monday, September 10, 2018)

Topic: Declaratory judgment action - annuity, insurance, change of beneficiary, substantial compliance

Date Rendered
9/10/2018

Judge
Herron

Case Information
Patricia Sankey, Special Needs Trust
Court of Common Pleas, Orphans' Division
O.C. No.1896 CF of 2014 (Herron, Wednesday, August 29, 2018)

Topic: Corporate Trustee Can Be Removed Despite 20 Pa.C.S.A. 7766 Based on Explicit Trust Language

Date Rendered
8/29/2018

Judge
Herron

Case Information
Michael Marinucci, Appeal from Register
Court of Common Pleas, Orphans' Division
O.C. No.1239 AP of 2017 (Herron, Tuesday, August 28, 2018)

Topic: Self-Proved Will Burden of Proof

Date Rendered
8/28/2018

Judge
Herron

Case Information
Estate of Margareta Berg, An Incapacitated Person
Court of Common Pleas, Orphans' Division
O.C. No.1286 --Select-- of 2016 (Herron, Tuesday, July 31, 2018)

Topic: Waiver of Issue for Appeal

Date Rendered
7/31/2018

Judge
Herron

Case Information
Charles L. Small
Court of Common Pleas, Orphans' Division
O.C. No.-617 DE of 2017 (Overton, Thursday, June 07, 2018)

Topic: Forfeiture: Pa C.S. ยง 2106; Dependent Child; Abuse of discretion

Date Rendered
6/7/2018

Judge
Overton

Case Information
In re Anonymous, a Minor
Court of Common Pleas, Orphans' Division
O.C. No.681 MI of 2018 (Herron, Friday, May 18, 2018)

Topic: Temporary Restraining Order

Date Rendered
5/18/2018

Judge
Herron

Case Information
Estate of Margareta Berg, an Incapacitated Person
Court of Common Pleas, Orphans' Division
O.C. No.1286 IC of 2016 (Herron, Thursday, May 10, 2018)

Topic: Fiduciary duties - self dealing, misappropriation of assets, recordkeeping

Date Rendered
5/10/2018

Judge
Herron

Case Information
Estate of Edmund Berg, an Incapacitated Person
Court of Common Pleas, Orphans' Division
O.C. No.1287 IC of 2016 (Herron, Thursday, May 10, 2018)

Topic: Fiduciary duties - self dealing, misappropriation of assets, recordkeeping

Date Rendered
5/10/2018

Judge
Herron

Case Information
Estate of Daniel Avington, Deceased
Court of Common Pleas, Orphans' Division
O.C. No.1002 DE of 2017 (Herron, Monday, April 23, 2018)

Topic: Declaratory Judgement - will construction

Date Rendered
4/23/2018

Judge
Herron

Case Information
Estate of Gloria G. Capobianco, Power of Attorney
Court of Common Pleas, Orphans' Division
O.C. No.1371 PR of 2016 (Herron, Wednesday, May 09, 2018)

Topic: Power of Attorney - estate plan, trust creation

Date Rendered
4/18/2018

Judge
Herron

Case Information
Estate of Lillian Powell
Court of Common Pleas, Orphans' Division
O.C. No.21 DE of 2013 (Carrafiello, Thursday, April 12, 2018)

Topic: will contest-nonsuit-forfeiture clause-probable cause

Date Rendered
4/12/2018

Judge
Carrafiello

Case Information
Estate of John Norman, an Incapacitated Person
Court of Common Pleas, Orphans' Division
O.C. No.1063 IC of 2017 (Herron, Monday, April 02, 2018)

Topic: Motion for Reconsideration - best interests, abuse of discretion, conflict of interest, relevance

Date Rendered
4/2/2018

Judge
Herron

Case Information
Raymond and Ruth Perelman Education Foundation Under Trust Agreement dated August 21, 1995
Court of Common Pleas, Orphans' Division
O.C. No.519 IV of 2013 (Herron, Wednesday, January 24, 2018)

Topic: Approval of Joint Settlment despite Objections by Attorney General

Date Rendered
1/24/2018

Judge
Herron

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