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Vasquez v. Vasquez
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In 1992, Juanita Carr executed a will naming Ignacio and Jose Vasquez(Plaintiffs) her sole heirs. In 1993, however, Juanita executed a deed granting the property in question to Brigido Vasquez (Defendant). Juanita gave the deed to her attorney, Michael George, with instructions to keep the deed a secret and, upon her death, to record it and deliver it to Defendant. Upon Juanita’s death, however, the executor of the will deeded the property to Plaintiffs. The trial court held the deed to be delivered to Defendant in 1993 when she gave it to her attorney. Plaintiffs appealed.
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